I’d love to play Salim in ‘Mughal-e-Azam’ remake: Jackie Shroff (Movie Snippets)

Mumbai, Dec 26 (Calcutta Tube) Bollywood actor Jackie Shroff has played a variety of roles in his more than three-decade-long career. But the actor still cherishes a wish — he wants to essay the role of prince Salim, which was played by Dilip Kumar in ‘Mughal-E-Azam’.

‘I don’t think so, but if ever ‘Mughal-E-Azam’ is remade, I would like to play Salim’s role,’ Jackie told IANS.

The 1960 magnum opus was directed by K. Asif and was a huge hit.


There’s a lot of difference between Sonam and Anil Kapoor: Anees Bazmee

Director Anees Bazmee has worked with Anil Kapoor in a couple of films and now he is doing a movie with his daughter Sonam and says both are very different.

‘I’m doing a film called ‘Thank You’ with Sonam. There is a lot of difference between Anil and her. Anil has so much experience, even Sonam is very hardworking and I’m sure with time she’ll get more experience like her father. She has a beautiful smile and is a good performer,’ said Bazmee

‘Thank You’ is a comedy film where Sonam essays a tennis player. The film also stars Akshay Kumar, Bobby Deol and Suniel Shetty.


Working on ‘Toonpur…’ very difficult: Ajay Devgn

He is a versatile actor but Ajay Devgn says the role in his forthcoming film ‘Toonpur Ka Superhero’ was the toughest.

‘It was very tough doing this film. When you are standing in a green room and you are talking to people who are not present there, it becomes very difficult to imagine how they must be reacting.

‘Apart from that there was a lot of action in the film where I had to fight with people who are not around me. So you have to take care of the entire body language,’ said the 41-year-old.

Live action animation movie ‘Toonpur Ka Superhero’ is slated to hit the screens Dec 24. Directed by Kireet Khurana, it has been produced by Krishika Lulla and Kumar Mangat Pathak.

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