Mithun Chakraborty‘s youngest son, Namashi Chakraborty is all set to enter Bollywood with Rajkumar Santoshi’s directorial comeback Bad Boy. The film will also see Sajid Qureshi’s daughter, Amrin Qureshi, debuting in the industry. The film will be produced by Sajid Qureshi’s Inbox Pictures.
According to a report in a leading daily, director Rajkumar Santoshi quietly kicked off the shoot of the film in Bangalore on May 18. Sajid Qureshi informed the daily,
“He had several rounds of auditions before deciding on them and thereafter put both of them through some acting workshops.”
The producer also revealed that the film will be on the lines of Shahid Kapoor and Ileana D’cruz’s Phata Poster Nikhla Hero and Ajab Prem Ki Ghazab Kahani, featuring Ranbir Kapoor and Katrina Kaif as youngsters connect with this genre.
He further said that Mithun Chakraborty was in the US when Namashi was signed for the film. He added,
“But on his return, he met us and discussed the script. Any father would be pleased to have his child launched by Rajkumar Santoshi, it means the film is in safe hands.”
Bad boy will be filmed nonstop in Bangalore followed by a brief schedule in Mumbai over the next 65 days.