Arshad warsi who wooed the audience as Babban in Ishqiya is back in that avatar in the sequel of the film titled Dedh Ishqiya. This one also stars Naseeruddin Shah, Madhuri Dixit and Huma Qureshi. The actor reveals details about Dedh Ishqiya, Sanjay Dutt and Munnabhai, the third installment in a recent interview to a daily.
When asked about his character Babban goin to the next level,
Arshad replied, "Babban is exactly the same and there is no
difference. It's just that this time there are newer situations and
there is a different place." The actor missed his co star Vidya
Balan but said that unfornutaley her role ended in Ishqiya
so she couldnt be a part of the sequel.
The actor revealed when asked about his friendship with
Khalujaan in the sequel, "It has affected their friendship a bit.
Babban is definitely thinking that Khalujaan has lost it
completely. So yes, it has affected it, but when you see the film
and as the story progressed, you will come to know more about their
The actor also revealed he is very close to Naseeruddin Shah and
feels he has left an impact in his life along with Sanjay Dutt and
When asked about the status of the third installment of
Munnabhai, Arshad replied, "Subhash (Kapoor) has an idea and I
think he is working on the script right now. So it should take
another year or a two. We are waiting for Sanju (Sanjay Dutt) to
come out and as soon as he does, I think we will start working on
When asked about the Box Office prediction of the movie the actor is very positive and feels that the movie will be a big success. The actor is currently busy with Dedh Ishqiya and Mr Joe B Carvalho.