In the year 1989 a movie Rocky came, through this movie today superstar Sanjay Dutt started his career. Shakti Kapoor was also in the movie and this film was one amongst Shakti Kapoor’s hit. Now a movie being made with the same name “Rocky- The Slave” in which Shakti Kapoor is acting. Directed by James John and Produced by Shobha Barla the stars are Shakti Kapoor, Jackie Shroff, Pradeep Kabra, Gavin, and Sanjeev Siddharth; new faces-Preeti Mishra and Islam Qureshi.
From Stuntman to action master James John, it’s his first movie as a Director. First scene of movie was shot with Shakti Kapoor, Gavin and Pradeep Kabra. The scene was completed in 5 takes.
James had done movies like Ziddi, Border, Daag-The fire and International Khiladi, with these movie he’d also done an international film as an action master. James got Genuis book of world record for his stunt in Ziddi movie as he jumped from 9th floor. About the movie “Rocky-The Slave James” said- As you all know I am a stunt master and you will see more of action in my movie. I have taken fresh faces like Preeti Mishra and Islam Qureshi and with that we have Jackie Shroff and Shakti Kapoor in the main lead. James John is a great follower of Chinese Director James Woo and by following his path and way James John is now directing his first movie.
Shakti Kapoor said, “Past 30 years ago I worked in a movie Rocky which was successful and now with the same name movie Rocky-The Slave is coming and I am acting in this movie too. I hope audience will like the movie Rocky-The Slave”.