Director Apoorva Lakhia, who is gearing up for the release of his upcoming film Haseena Parkar featuring actress Sharddha Kapoor, hoped that actor Sanjay Dutt’s Bhoomi performs well at the box office. Haseena Parkar and Bhoomi will be fighting the box office battle as both the film are scheduled to release on September 22. Apoorva stated that both the films are of different genres and hopes them to do well commercially.
"As far as clash with 'Bhoomi' is concerned, Sanju sir is a very close and dear friend of mine. We went to the same school. Both are different films of different genre... We spoke about it and there is no problem. Every week there are three-four films coming so fortunately or unfortunately both films are releasing together," Lakhia told reporters here.
The director said he hopes Dutt's film does well because he deserves a big hit.
"The call is made by producers to release it and as a director I have nothing to say about it," Lakhia said.
Initially, Haseena Parkar was set to release on July 14, but it got delayed to August 18 and then to September.
(With PTI Inputs)
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