The serial kisser of Bollywood Emraan Hashmi is back with a bang. After seeing the trailer of Emraan Hashmi starrer, Raja Natwarlal, we are just amazed. The talented and bold actor is playing the role of a con man in the thriller movie, Raja Natwarlal.
Emraan is playing Raja /Mithilesh Kumar in Raja Natwarlal. The name of the movie is inspired from the superhit film of Amitabh Bachchan, Mr. Natwarlal. Apart from Emraan Hashmi, the movie Raja Natwarlal also stars Paresh Rawal, Kay Kay Menon, and Deepak Tijori. The movie is produced by Siddharth Roy Kapur's UTV Motion Pictures.
There are many interesting facts about Raja Natwarlal that are unknown to many. For example, the lead actress opposite Emraan in the thriller movie is a new face. The role was first offered to Jacqueline Fernandez and then Priyanka Chopra. However, due to date problems, both the former beauty queens could not sign the film. Thus director Kunal Deshmukh signed a fresh face, Humaima Malick. Humaima is a Pakistani model and actor who is making her Bollywood debut opposite Emraan Hashmi in Raja Natwarlal.
Similarly, there are some other interesting facts about Raja Natwarlal that you must know. Take a look...
Interesting Facts About Emraan Hashmi Starrer, Raja Natwarlal:
Shaatir Was The Initial Name
The first name for the Emraan and Humaima starrer film was Shaatir which means con man.
Name Inspired From Mr. Natwarlal
The final name for this thriller Bollywood movie was inspired from the superhit film of Amitabh Bachchan, Mr. Natwarlal.
4th Movie of Deshmukh and Emraan Together
Emraan and Kunal Deshmukh have collaborated together for the 4th time. Before Raja Natwarlal, the duo have worked in Jannat, Jannat 2 and Tum Mile. Even when Kunal was an assistant director, he worked with Emraan in Woh Lamhe, Zeher and Kalyug.
Humaima is a Pakistani model and actor who is making her Bollywood debut opposite Emraan Hashmi in Raja Natwarlal.
First Options For Lead Role
The lead female role was first offered to Jacqueline Fernandez and then Priyanka Chopra. Due to date issues, the actresses could not sign the film. Deshmukh then launched a new face, Humaima Malick.
Paresh Rawal's Entry
Abhishek Bachchan was the first choice for the another lead role. However, the Junior Bachchan opted out of the film, and Paresh Rawal was signed for the role.
Pritam has composed music for Kunal Deshmukh's hit films with Emraan. However, Kunal opted for Ilay Raja's son, Yuvan Shankar Raja and not Pritam for Raja Natwarlal's music.
The shooting of Raja Natwarlal was supposed to start in early 2014. However, Emraan's another film Badtameez Dil got postponed, the start of the film's shoot was advanced to October 2013.