Dulquer Salmaan to step into Bollywood with Irrfan Khan
After setting his footprints in Mollywood and Kollywood, Dulquer Salmaan is now gearing up for his debut in Bollywood. He will play an important role in the upcoming movie, directed by debutant Akarsh Khurana, alongside Irrfan Khan. The movie will also mark the movie debut of YouTube sensation Mithila Palkar, who is known for the web series ‘Girl in the City’. The movie is written by the director himself along with Hussain Dalal, the dialogue writer of movies like Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani, Sanam Re and 2 States.
Reportedly, the role was initially offered to Abhishek Bachchan, but he backed out of the project due to date clashes. This yet-to-be-titled movie is funded by Ronnie Screwvala under the banner of UTV Pictures. Reportedly, the movie will start rolling by the end of August and will be shot majorly in Kerala. Now, team is camping in Kochi for preproduction works. Meanwhile, Dulquer Salmaan is busy with the shoot of his upcoming Telugu movie Mahanati.