Amitabh Bachchan in Shamitabh plays the voice artist of mute actor Dhanush and together they form Shamitabh.
Mr. Bachchan as always in top form. He invokes pathos and awe both as an alcoholic artist. Dhanush is scintillating as the mute actor, who comes to the big city with dreams in his eyes. When the two meet, begins the story of Shamitabh and their hidden rivalry.
The trailer doesn’t give out much except for the fact that the both Dhanush and Amitabh Bachchan’s characters belong to the showbiz.
In one of the scenes in the trailer, Amitabh Bachchan slurs and says, “It is not a picture, it is a mixture.”
Talking about his ragged and rugged look in the film, at the trailer launch, Amitabh Bachchan said, “For this film we have tried different looks and some international makeup artistes have worked together for this look. We have worked really hard for this film. My make-up artist Deepak Sawant has also worked on my look.”
Dhanush is excited to have got the opportunity to work with Mr. Bachchan and states that it was an amazing experience to work with him.
“I don’t know if I have done enough work to deserve to be working with Amitabh. God has blessed me with this film,” states Dhanush.
Kamal Haasan’s younger daughter Akshara Haasan is making her debut with Shamitabh.
The film has an interesting line up of cameos by Rohit Shetty, Karan Johar, Mahesh Bhatt, Anurag Basu, Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra, Rajkumar Hirani, Gauri Shinde, Javed Akhtar, Boney Kapoor, Ekta Kapoor and Rekha.
The film has been produced by Balki’s wife Gauri Shinde and Abhishek Bachchan. It is scheduled to release in theaters on February 06, 2015.
WATCH THE TRAILER:
The first trailer of Amitabh Bachchan, Dhanush and Akshara Haasan starrer Shamitabh is intriguing and unconventional, a typical R. Balki product. A...3.0