Neil Nitin Mukesh and Madhur Bhandarkar had earlier worked on the critically acclaimed 'Jail'. The actor had won a lot of accolades for his portrayal of an incarcerated man.
Now, the actor has bagged another role in Madhur Bhandarkar's Indu Sarkar.
Neil will play a pivotal role in the film, which has Kirti Kulhari playing the eponymous Indu.
Madhur Bhandarkar, who's all ready to commence work on his ambitious project Índu Sarkar, has added another star to his cast.
Indu Sarkar based on the infamous 1975 Emergency period, and Neil Nitin Mukesh starring in an important role in the film.
To confirm the news, Madhur Bhandarkar's wrote, “After a superlative performance in jail, Neil Nitin Mukesh will join to play a pivotal character in the dramatic narrative of film Indu Sarkar.
Earlier, Madhur had roped in 'Pink' star Kirti Kulhari to play the eponymous Indu. Kirti herself tweeted, welcoming the news, ‘welcome on board @Neil Nitin Mukesh….. great [email protected]
The film is set to roll in November.
Speaking of her character in the film, Kirti had said, “Indu is raised in an orphanage and has a stammering problem, but loves to write and read poetry… After ‘Pink’, I wanted to do something that would challenge me further as an actor. We want to create the same impact as Tabu’s turn in ‘Chandni Bar’ with my character.”