"Abir, who was accepted by the audience in the role of the famous fictional detective in Badshahi Angti, will be in the same role. He will be my sleuth from now on. Abir fits the bill as a star with his young age, athletic build, height and intelligent face - all essential prerequisites which my father had visualised"
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"Abir fits the bill as a star with his young age, athletic build, height and intelligent face - all essential prerequisites which my father had specified," he said.
Vidya Balan plays female sleuth Bilkis Ahmed or Bobby in Bobby Jasoos, who rocks around Hyderabad in a variety of disguises
When Vidya Balan was asked to consider a role in Bobby Jasoos, she thought she would be playing the role of Kitty, the funny assistant to the popular sleuth Karamchand.
Actress Vidya Balan, who will be seen as a detective in Bobby Jasoos, says she never had to be like a sleuth for her husband Siddharth Roy Kapur.
Terming Satyaneswi 'special' as a Rituparno Ghosh swansong, Abir Chatterjee, the other Byomkesh, said there couldn't have been a better choice than Kahaani maker Sujoy Ghosh as the sleuth in Saradindu flick.
Dibakar Banerjee is ensuring that he is the first director to bring Bengali sleuth Byomkesh Bakshi to Hindi cinema audience by buying the rights to all the 30 stories on him by author Sharadindu Bandyopadhyay.
Director Dibakar Banerjee is all set to bring one of Bengali literature's most famous detectives to the big screen with a film on Byomkesh Bakshi.