Pritish Nandy confirmed the news by saying, "Yes, we have signed Mr. Amitabh Bachchan for a film called The Actor. It is a thriller and will be directed by Kushan Nandy. We are still in the process of finalizing the rest of the cast," said Mr. Nandy
Mr. Nandy also dismissed rumors which said that The Actor is a biography based on Big B's life.
Hope Mr. Bachchan (The Greatest Actor) recovers soon and continues to entertain his millions of fans world over.