Actress Aishwarya Rai is bowled over by the trailer of director R Balki's upcoming film Shamitabh, which features her father-in-law, megastar Amitabh Bachchan. She says she's looking forward to see the actor in a different look on the big screen.
The makers of Shamitabh launched the film's trailer at an event in Mumbai on January 7. The film also stars Tamil superstar Dhanush in a key role. (Also Read: Shamitabh and the Revival of Good Old Fashioned Cinema Style)
When asked about her feedback on the trailer, Aishwarya said, "It's incredible."
"The idea is fascinating and I know more than that is revealed in the trailer. I'm very, very excited to see this product, to see this film (Shamitabh). I think when R Balki and Pa (Mr Bachchan) come together, it's great to see them," she said at the launch of a beauty product in Mumbai. (In Pics: A Bathroom Singer and Some Good Old-Fashioned Cinema)
R Balki and Big B had earlier collaborated for films like Cheeni Kum and Paa.
"As a creative person and as an artist, let alone a family member, I'm truly looking forward to this idea (the film) on celluloid," she said.
Shamitabh also marks the debut of Tamil superstar Kamal Haasan's younger daughter Akshara. The film is set to release on February 6.