Film-maker Vishal Bhardwaj's attraction for
Shakespeare is undeniable and we all know how he has adapted three
of his plays into films.
Maqboolwas an adaptation of
Macbeth, Omkaraof Othello and Shakespeare's
toughest play, Hamlet, is being adapted intoHaider.
Ever since filmmakers of the world are working towards period
cinema, good books and bestsellers have been the
favouritesource for film scripts.
However with Vishals, the turnaround is doubly commendable because,
filmmaker Vishal Bhardwaj'sthree film scripts adapted from
Shakespeare are going to be published as books
The prestigious Harper Collins Publishers will publish the
script of the trilogy of Maqbool, Omkara and
Haider. If Shakespeare had to be alive today, we are
sure he would have been proud of his extremely talented admirer and
Vishal Bhardwaj's upcoming movie Haider features
Kapoor, Shraddha Kapoor, Tabu and Kay Kay
Menon. The film is set to release on October 2nd.