Director Karan Johar who is all set to make his acting debut in the upcoming flick Bombay Velvet, says that this movie has made his late father, Yash Johar's dream come true and thanked Anurag Kashyap for this.
The movie Bombay Velvet has been directed by Anurag Kashyap in which Karan Johar will be first time seen as a full fledged actor and this Karan claims to have been the dream of his father.
"My father thought I should be an actor but I didn't. Thank you Anurag Kashyap for fulfilling my dad's wish," tweeted Karan. It is to mention, Karan has made some short appearances in films like Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge, Fashion and Luck By Chance but this is the first time that Karan will be playing a seasoned role in a film and hence it can be considered as his acting debut.
In the movie Bombay Velvet, Karan will play the role of an antagonist who is a rich businessman. Other lead characters are played by Ranbir Kapoor and Anushka Sharma. The film Bombay Velvet is a neo noir drama based on the story of how Mumbai became a metropolis against the backdrop of love, greed, violence and music. Anurag Kashyap's Bombay Velvet is set to release on the Christmas Day.
Earlier there was likely to be a clash between Bombay Velvet and Aamir Khan starring PK as both the films were supposed to be released on the same date of December 25, however makers of PK have preponed its release to December 19.