Believe it or not, Big B himself is to make his appearance in a
Malayalam film to be directed by veteran filmmaker Vinayan. The yet
to be named film is produced by Satheesh Nair. Amitabh Bachchan
will play the role of a retired police officer and will also have
five popular Malayalam and Tamil stars in key roles. Though more
details about the plot and casting are awaited, Vinayan, when
contacted over phone did confirm the report.
Vinayan, known for his outstanding films including Vaasanthiyum
Lakshmiyum Pinne Njaanum, Akashaganga, and Karumadikuttan has said:
"Amitabh himself has expressed his willingness to be a part of the
project when I briefed the script to him a few months ago. But
things have to be worked out and it's going to take some time.
He'll have to finish off his present assignments and then only will
he be doing our film. At present we are in the films discussion
Vinayan is at present getting ready his latest film 'Hareendran
Oru Nishkalankan' for the same producer. The film is scheduled for
release on the 16th of this month.