New Delhi: First look of Amitabh Bachchan in Shoojit Sircar's ‘Piku' is out and he has again succeeded in showing off his versatility.
Big B who has a penchant for trying out different looks for his films is seen with long hair and big belly in the poster. The first thing that comes in mind after seeing the angry young man that he looks quirky yet cute.
Amitabh Bachchan who has portrayed different kinds of roles in his films played a kid with rare genetic condition Progeria in ‘Paa'. The film earned him a National Award for the best actor.
‘Piku' also stars Deepika Padukone who is playing the role of his daughter. After spending a worthwhile time in promoting his film ‘Happy New Year', she is back for the next shooting schedule of the film.
Irrfan Khan will also be seen in the film in an important role. Bengali actors Moushumi Chatterjee and Jishu Sengupta are also set to appear in the film.
The film deals with a crazy father and his daughter's relationship in a comic way. The title of the film is based on Mr Bachchan's daughter Piku played by Deepika.
Shoojit Sircar whose last two films Vicky Donor and Madras Café got a lot of appreciation is directing the film. The shooting for the film began in August this year in Kolkata.
Yesterday a video was uploaded on the official Youtube channel of the production company where Deepika and Amitabh are seen talking about the film and their roles. The second schedule of shooting began after shooting the video in Kolkata yesterday.
Written by Juhi Chaturvedi ‘piku' is scheduled for April 30 2015 release.
‘Piku' is produced by MSM Motion Pictures in association with Saraswati Entertainment Creations Limited and Rising Sun Films.