Amitabh Bachchan plays lawyer in Shoojit's thriller drama Pink | Memsaab.com

'Pink' is a Delhi-set thriller and will see megastar Amitabh Bachchan in the lead role.

Shoojit has teamed up with Amitabh Bachchan for the third time after their unreleased film 'Shoebite' and last year’s hit 'Piku'

Shoojit has teamed up with Amitabh Bachchan for the third time after their unreleased film 'Shoebite' and last year’s hit 'Piku'
In This Image: Amitabh Bachchan
Shoojit has teamed up with Amitabh Bachchan for the third time after their unreleased film 'Shoebite' and last year’s hit 'Piku'
 

The movie’s principal photography has already begun in the national capital. It is scheduled to release on September 16.

The movie’s principal photography has already begun in the national capital. It is scheduled to release on September 16.
When asked whether they plan to come up with a sequel to 'Piku' as it had an open end, Shoojit Sircar said, “There are no immediate plans but if in the future a potential story comes up, we would love to make it.”

Shoojit, who is producing the movie with Ronnie Lahiri, is also its creative producer and the maker says he is deeply involved in the making, more so because he does not want to let Bachchan down.

Shoojit, who is producing the movie with Ronnie Lahiri, is also its creative producer and the maker says he is deeply involved in the making, more so because he does not want to let Bachchan down.
“I am all the time on the set. I am very much involved with the movie. We share a great relationship with Mr. Bachchan and he trusts us so I make sure the quality is great every time he works with us.”

'Pink', also starring Taapsee Pannu is being directed by Bengali director Aniruddha Roy Chowdhury, who helmed the 2006 National award-winning film 'Antaheen'.

'Pink', also starring Taapsee Pannu is being directed by Bengali director Aniruddha Roy Chowdhury, who helmed the 2006 National award-winning film 'Antaheen'.
Speaking in detail about the film for the first time, Shoojit told PTI, “‘Pink’ is a thriller set in Delhi and Big B will be seen in the role of a lawyer. There are three other important characters. One of them is played by Taapsee Pannu. There is also a North-East actress in the movie.”
 

The filmmaker praised 28-year-old Taapsee, who has also worked in his other upcoming production 'Runningshaadi.com'.

The filmmaker praised 28-year-old Taapsee, who has also worked in his other upcoming production 'Runningshaadi.com'.
In This Image: Shoojit Sircar
“Taapsee Pannu is a very talented girl. She was last seen in ‘Baby’ and though her role was small, she did a good job. In ‘Pink’ she is out there and impressive.”

Filmmaker Shoojit Sircar says his upcoming production 'Pink' is a Delhi-set thriller and will see Amitabh Bachchan in the lead role.

Filmmaker Shoojit Sircar says his upcoming production 'Pink' is a Delhi-set thriller and will see Amitabh Bachchan in the lead role.
Shoojit has teamed up with Big B for the third time after their unreleased film 'Shoebite' and last year’s hit 'Piku', which saw Amitabh Bachchan bagging the best actor National Award recently.