If Ranbir Kapoor doesn't give dates for this year, then Anurag basu will sign another actor for Kishore Dutt's biopic
Months ago, it was announced that Ranbir was roped in to play Kishore Kumar but Anurag says that at the moment, the actor is not part of the movie as he doesn't have dates next year
"No it should not be made. We made one on Milkha Singh. I heard they are making a biopic on Guru Dutt as well. It will be better if they don't make it," said Naseeruddin Shah
Ranbir Kapoor said that firstly, they didn't get the desired cast and then, there were issues with the script as his family members were not happy with it. Meanwhile, Ranbir will be soon gearing up for another biopic that is based on Sanjay Dutt's life, which will be directed by Rajkumar Hirani
While shooting is in full swing for MS Dhoni's and Azharuddin's biopics, the film about Kishore Kumar has been relegated to the back burner
Ranbir Kapoor, who is set to play legendary singer Kishore Kumar in a biopic directed by Anurag Basu, on Tuesday confirmed that the project will be delayed due to script issues.
Bollywood filmmakers have been cashing on the trend of remakes and biopics, but legendary actress Waheeda Rehman is not in favour of the same.
Actor-filmmaker Farhan Akhtar, who features as former athlete Milkha Singh in Bhaag Milkha Bhaag, believes biopics have the potential of bringing the present generation closer to history.
Filmmaker Anurag Basu, who is set to direct a biopic on the legendary singer Kishore Kumar, says there is no problem between the team and the late actor cum singer's family. He clarified that the project is delayed as they are awaiting dates from actor Ranbir Kapoor.
Filmmaker Anurag Basu, who is re-teaming with Ranbir Kapoor for a biopic on Kishore Kumar, believes that the young star is the perfect choice to bring alive the versatility of the legendary singer-actor on-screen.
According to the singer's former partner Kalpana Lajmi, she is currently co-writing a script for a film based on Hazarika, to be produced by Pooja Bhatt.
Filmmaker Anurag Basu, who will be directing a biopic on late actor-singer Kishore Kumar, says the film is taking a lot of time and will now start next year. However, he will start another film by May this year.