By: Subhash K. Jha, IndiaFM
Thursday, September 13, 2007
After Khel which he directed for Suniel Shetty three
years ago, there's plenty of confusion in director Yusuf Khan's
mind and life.
And why not? Since that's the title of Yusuf"s next feature
film. "Confusion will be a thriller-comedy and the Pakistani comic
star Omar Sharif is writing and acting in the film," informs
Omar Sharif was finalized when he came to India recently for the
Star's The Great Indian Laughter Challenge. The project had been
stalled because of the Pakistani actor's inability to come to
"Earlier Suniel was supposed to produce Confusion. Now it's
being produced by Sanjay Ahluwalia, who co-produced David Dhawan's
Partner," informs Yusuf.
Suniel also plays a part alongside Omar Sharif in Confusion. But
wouldn't shooting in India pose a practical problem for Omar?
Lately Sharif completed an entire film Tum Mere Ho
featuring Ashmit Patel, Aarti Chabria and Paresh Rawal in Chicago.
Yusuf has found a way out. "We'll be shooting the entire film in
Malaysia and Dubai in one schedule in January. Shooting abroad is
always better. The entire cast and crew give their full
Also on the anvil for Yusuf Khan is a film for Parag Sanghvi (K
Sera Sera) called Subway featuring Sunny Deol and a film
with Sanjay Gupta's White Feather.