It is been in a while since one of the biggest superstars in the industry Amitabh Bachchan has done a realist slice of life movie. But now it seems that is going to change. According to our highly placed sources, Mr. Bachchan has given his elusive nod to writer-director Rumi Jaffery’s next which will see him tackle a light hearted film since PIKU (2015). The filmmaker met Mr. Bachchan in a series of meeting in the past month and the film has been now finally been locked. The yet untitled movie is going to be backed by producer and distributor Anand Pandit and an official announcement of the movie is going to be made very soon. The makers are going to lock the rest of the cast shortly as well and the movie is going to mount the sets by next year. Incidentally, Mr. Bachchan had last worked with director Jaffery in GOD TUSI GREAT HO (2008). Watch this space for more on this. 

supercinemaTrade BuzzBollywood Trade Magazine