Irrfan Khan said: "I have been eagerly waiting for something on which I could work with Asif again." They've earlier made The Warrior together
In a reversal of roles, popular Bhojpuri playback singer-actor-music director Manoj Tiwari will now make his debut as a producer with bilingual film Hamid.
Mira Nair, who is equally at home directing stories from the sub-continent and from Hollywood, has merged both the worlds in The Reluctant Fundamentalist,a coming-of-age story where she deals with questions of identity and belonging.
Director Mira Nair will receive German Film Award for Peace, The Bridge 2013, for her movie The Reluctant Fundamentalist.