Vidyut Jammwal roped in for Mahesh Manjrekar’s comeback directorial
Vidyut Jammwal is already busy with the Chuck Russell directorial 'Junglee'. Other than the Junglee Pictures venture, the actor has also landed a lead role in another ambitious project.
According to reports, the action star has been roped in to play the lead role in a gritty family drama which will be directed by acclaimed filmmaker Mahesh Manjrekar. Featuring an ensemble cast that comprises of actors like Naseeruddin Shah, Amol Palekar, Prateik Babbar and Jishu Sengupta- the film is touted to be along the lines of Sanjay Dutt’s iconic film 'Vaastav'.
As for Vidyut’s role, he will be apparently playing the role of a suave NRI who returns to Mumbai and finds himself in a tricky situation.
As of now, only the female lead is to be finalized and an announcement is expected soon. The film will mark Mahesh's return to Bollywood direction after a gap of almost 8 years.