Anupam Kher is someone who needs no introduction. He is someone who can rightly be called as the legend of Bollywood who, in his own ways, time and again created and recreated history! After having made news due to his all-roundedness, Anupam Kher is still going strong with his performances that can give any actor a marathon run for the money. Satish Sundaresan of Bollywood Hungama caught up with this man for a
small chat, wherein he spoke about his forthcoming thriller film Game. Over to you, legendâ€¦.
Anupamji, to start with, what made you sign the film?
It’s an interesting role. I wanted to work with Farhan and Ritesh. It’s a combination of lot of things, which made me sign the dotted lines of this film.
It’s a combination of lot of things, which made me sign
How as it working with debutante director Abhinay Deo?
It was really very good. I have worked with his mother before. Apart from that, I had a great time working with Abhinay. He is someone who is very to the point, bright and has got a promising future. His approach is
Abhinay Deo is someone who is very to the point, bright
and has got a promising future and his approach is ‘very today’.
The film belongs to that of a thriller and a whodunit genre. How would you like to put it?
In simple words, it’s an Agatha Christie kind of film.
How was it to work with Miss India- turned-actress Sarah Jane Dias?
Even though I do not have scenes with her, whatever I have heard of her is good. As a Miss India contestant, she is very good as we have done a few classes with her.
As a Miss India contestant, Sarah Jane is a very good actress as we have done a few classes with her.
One I work with the sense of awe and the other I work with a sense of affection.
You also are one of the very few people to have worked with both the Bachchans. What do you feel is that one point of difference between the father and the son?
One I work the sense of awe with and the other I work with a sense of affection. One I have seen in movies and has been one of the main reasons for me to enter films, while the other has been a family member, about whom all of us are very protective about.
Lastly, describe the film Game in one just one sentence.
It’s not over till it is over!