"He is very intelligent. Hugh is very aware and abreast with world views, current trends. He would come across as someone who is deeply interested in India and Indian politics"
The film stars English actor Hugh Bonneville as Lord Mounbatten - the last Viceroy of British India, Gillian Anderson, veteran Indian actor Om Puri and Gangs of Wasseypur actress Huma Qureshi. The film is based on events which took place during the partition of India
"I have met the actors, but I haven't started working with them. I am only doing scenes with Gillian as of now. Gurinder has been blown away with what they are bringing on screen. I'm really excited to work with them. I haven't done a project with an Indian cast before, so I am really excited," said Downton Abbey actor Hugh Bonneville
The movie follows the adventures and mishaps of a talking bear from Darkest Peru who gets adopted by a London family when they find him lost at Paddington Station