Poet Kumar Vishvas on Tuesday announced that he is writing the dialogues and lyrics for Veteran producer Vashu Bhagnani’s upcoming film ‘Suryaputra Mahavir Karna’, a film based on Karna, the unsung hero of Mahabharat.

In a tweet, he said, "It is a personal pleasure for me personally to write dialogues and lyrics for this film "Suryaputra Mahavir Karna", which is being made on my favorite character of Atha Srimahabharata Katha!"

He added, "The story of this Mahayodha is coming soon in various Indian languages."

The makers announced the film saying, "Presenting to you a never seen before visual extravaganza – #SuryaputraMahavirKarna! The story of an unsung warrior Karna from Mahabharata(sic)."

According to the Free Press Journal, this will be Vishvas' Bollywood debut. The poet is known to give performances, where he recites his poetry and demonstrates his love for Hindi, Urdu, and Sanskrit literature.

The film will be released in five languages- Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada and Malayalam.

Vashu Bhagnani’s, actor Jackky Bhagnani said, "Growing up, I have always been intrigued by an unsung warrior from the Mahabharata – #Karna. Extremely grateful, excited and proud to present to you, my dream project #SuryaputraMahavirKarna. Releasing in #Hindi #Tamil #Telugu #Kannada #Malayalam(sic)."