In a brand new clip of Eternals launched by Marvel Studios, we see Kumail Nanjiani’s character Kingo performing a Bollywood quantity, full with costumes, lights and a melodramatic observe enjoying within the background. The sequence additionally sees Kingo reuniting with different Eternals after centuries.
In the clip, Kingo informs a bemused Ikaris that he’s enjoying him in his upcoming film — Shandar Dastan-e-Ikaris (The Legend of Ikaris). Nanjiani then comically asks Richard Madden’s Ikaris if he appreciated the costume.
In an earlier interview with metro.co.uk, the actor had talked about how he’s a giant fan of Bollywood. “My favourite stars have been Shah Rukh Khan, Aamir Khan and Shammi Kapoor. I have seen many pictures of all these. Mr Amitabh Bachchan. That’s a dream come true! That’s dreaming too big!” Nanjiani had mentioned.
The actor additionally confessed that since he isn’t a pure dancer, he took classes in it to excellent his type. “The dance sequence – that was what I was most nervous about because I’m not really a natural dancer so I took four months of dance lessons to learn how to do it,” he added.
Meanwhile, Eternals, helmed by Oscar-winner Chloe Zhao, has been rated because the worst-reviewed MCU film. It has a rating of 64 per cent on the evaluation aggregation web site Rotten Tomatoes. The vital consensus reads, “An ambitious superhero epic that soars more often than it strains, Eternals takes the MCU in intriguing — and occasionally confounding — new directions.”
Eternals will release on November 5.