Revealed: Amitabh Bachchan’s rustic look in ‘Shamitabh’
Megastar Amitabh Bachchan’s sports a rustic look, partly covered his face with grey hair in R. Balki’s forthcoming film, ‘Shamitabh’. Amitabh has been experimenting with his looks over the years and very easily get into the character he plays on-screen. He was spotted shooting at Mumbai Lokhandwala Gardens on May 31.
The film also stars south sensation Dhanush and Kamal Hassan’s younger daughter Akshara Hassan. The film marks the debut venture of Akshara.
When Senior Bachchan was shooting at Madh Island for the film, he posted on his official blog how he with his family members including his brother’s family would come to Madh Island to spend weekends but would end up staying back for months.
“The shoot for Balki .. for SHAMITABH .. at Madh Island, once an isolated picnic spot, now inhabited by the overflowing metropolis .. we would come here to spend week ends .. even had a little cottage by the sea .. where on an occasion the entire family of 12 of us, my brother’s and mine, came for a week end and stayed back for 3 months … operating from this little one and a half bedroom roof .. but what fun !!” wrote Big B.
R. Balki directed Big B in 'Cheeni
Kum' and 'Paa' and he is once again working with the 71-year-old actor in
"We are half way through shoot of the film... Once we finish the film, we can talk more about it. Right now I am enjoying watching lethal combination of the intensity of Amitabh Bachchan, intelligence of Dhanush and innocence of Akshara (actor Kamal Haasan's daughter) in action, daily," Balki said.
‘Shamitabh’ is slated to release in 2015.