Arun Dutt, the son of the veteran filmmaker, revealed that Anurag Kashyap and Shivendra Dungarpur are writing the script of the film and that Aamir has been approached for the lead role. He added that the actor has asked to provide bound copy of the script, which would take time.
Arun also said that the scriptwriter has been asked to be cautious while dealing with the relationship between his mother Geeta Dutt, father and Wahida Rehmanji. He added that his father"s films like Pyasa and Sahib Bibi Aur Gulam are under restoration. The restoration work of Sahib Bibi Aur Gulam has been taken up and nine other films would be digitised soon.