Monday, July 30, 2007
Ashutosh Gowarikar is all set to act soon after he finishes his
film Jodha Akbar. He will be seen in his old friend and
actress Renuka Shahane's directorial debut film Rita. This
movie is based on a novel written by Renuka's mother.
Renuka and Ashutosh's association goes a long way. The two acted
together in a television serial Circus (which also starred Shah
Rukh Khan) and after that they did a course in film appreciation
together, from the Film&Television Institute of India, Pune.
Ashutosh will play the main protagonist called Vitthal Salvi a
person from rural Maharashtra.
about Ashutosh's casting, Renuka informs that he suits the
character well. Besides, when Renuka asked him to act in her film,
Ashutosh was amused and surprised. They will finalize the dates
once he is back from Jodha Akbar's shoot.
Ashutosh had started his career as an actor. His debut film was
Holi. He was then seen in a number of known films which includes
Naam, Salim Langde Pe Mat Ro, Chamatkar and Kabhi
Haan Kabhi Na.