In a career spanning over 30 years, Priyadarshan has worked some of the big names of the Indian film industries, which inlcude actors like Mamootty and Mohanlal.
Priyadarshan is one of the very few Malayalam film-makers who has tasted success in other language film industries, especially in Bollywood.
Incidentally, he is next only to David Dhawan in the list of film-makers who have made maximum number of Hindi films. In fact, he has worked with big stars of Bollywood like Shah Rukh Khan, Salman Khan, Akshay Kumar etc.
In an interview given to a popular daily, the actor talked about one his biggest dreams, which has not been fulfilled yet. The director is eager to work with none other than Amitabh Bachchan. He also stated that there were two instances in which he had got the chance to work with the actor, which didn't materialise.
But, the director who is also a popular name in the ad film industry has worked with Amitabh Bachchan for few ad films.
Meanwhile, Priyadarshan is all set to get back to hits after a series of flops, with his upcoming film Oppam, which has Mohanlal in the lead role. The actor would be seen in the role of a lift operator, who is a blind.
The film, which has been touted as a crime thriller would hit the theatres during the Onam season.