Psychiatrist-turned actor Mohan Agashe, who was director of the Film and Television Institute of India (FTII) in Pune, is now debuting in Malayalam through director Shaji Kailas' movie The King And The Commissioner. The theatre artiste is all excited to work with Malayalam superstar Mammootty in the film.
In an interview with Rediff, Mohan Agashe has revealed that he had met Mammootty once during the shooting of Jabbar Patel's Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar and it was he who suggested his name for The King And The Commissioner. He considered it a good opportunity and accepted the offer.
Mohan Agashe is playing a small role in the movie The King And The Commissioner. He has already started shooting for his role. Talking about the shooting, Mohan says, “The language is a bit tough but the atmosphere is absolutely great. People are so relaxed and everyone seems to know their job very well. I am enjoying the experience."
However, Mohan Agashe is thrilled about his debut Malayalam film. When asked about doing more Malayalam movies, he says, “Of course. It was great shooting for The King And The Commissioner and I hope to do more films here if I get some good roles."