Madhavan misses Bangalore after ‘Three Idiots’ shoot (Film Snippets)February 22nd, 2009 - 9:31 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 22 (IANS) Having shot in Bangalore for over a month with Aamir Khan for Rajkumar Hirani’s “Three Idiots”, actor R. Madhavan is sad that the schedule is over and misses all the fun they had.
“We had a blast there. I am so sad that our 45-day shooting schedule in Bangalore is over. Aamir Khan and Rajkumar Hirani made us feel like kings. We had great fun,” Madhavan told IANS.
The cast and crew were shooting at the Indian Institute of Management (IIM) campus in the city.
Produced by Vidhu Vinod Chopra, the film is based on Chetan Bhegat’s bestseller “Five Point Someone” and stars Aamir, Madhavan and Sharman Joshi in the lead.
Rahul Bose to pen romantic comedy
After starring in comedies like “Pyaar Ke Side-Effects”, “Dil Kabaddi” and “Maan Gaye Mughal-E-Azam”, versatile actor Rahul Bose is all set for another film of the same genre, but this time he will write it himself.
“Rahul has got an amazing sense of humour and he has always enjoyed working in romantic comedies. So he has now decided, and is all charged up, to pen down the screenplay of a romantic comedy himself,” said a source close to the actor.
The film will be directed by Rajeev Virani, who had earlier made “The Whisperers”. Rahul had written the screenplay for “The Whisperers” and also his directorial debut “Everybody Says I’m Fine”.
Zoya Akhtar writes Hindi films in English!
Zoya Akhtar, who has earned rave reviews for her first film “Luck By Chance”, reveals that she thinks and writes her movies in English due to her weakness in Hindi.
“Whenever I write a film it’s in English because I’m much faster that way. I have a better command over the language than over Hindi. I can speak in Hindi but I think in English,” said Zoya, daughter of noted lyricist Javed Akhtar.