Friday, June 22, 2007
Bollywood is notorious for its delays but Priyadarshan is made of
sterner stuff. In spite of the notorious attitude problems that the
stars are synonymous for, he has quietly completed shooting of the
Hindi version of Manichitrathaaz. Bhool Bhulaiyaa is the
name of the film.
This time, Bharathan's son Siddhartan joined him as an associate
director. Siddharthan never was keen on becoming an actor. He
always dreamt of being a director. But it was curiosity and an
affectionate request from the director that made him switch to
Director Priyadarshan has completed the shooting and the film
stocks have now been shifted to Chennai for post-production works.
Madhu Muttom, who had been fighting a bitter battle for recognition
of his work, has succeeded in achieving his objective. He has been
credited with the film's story. Screenplay is by Neeraj Vora.
Vineeth's role had been increased in the Hindi version. Akshay
Kumar, Vidya Balan and Shiney Ahuja have played the lead roles.
Kavya Madhavan quits Joshi's film
Sex bomb Shakeela runs tea stall