I am excited to work with Anurag Kashyap: Amitabh Bachchan

Added by harini on Jan 15, 2013

Amitabh Bachchan, who is working with filmmaker Anurag Kashyap for the first time in an untitled project, said that he was very excited to work with Anurag Kashyap.

“I work with Anurag Kashyap tomorrow for a short film that he makes, as part of a compilation of short stories being put together as an experiment,” wrote Amitabh Bachchan on his blog.

“And later in the year to start a complete film, which he has narrated to me, and which sounds innovative and exciting. The young generation that has found its place in the industry is most commendable. I just love their enthusiasm and drive, their thought process, the confidence that they exude and their absolute faith in the medium which they are associated with," he further wrote.

Amitabh Bachchan, who has been in Bollywood for past four decades, said that the film industry moves "rapidly with long strides" into the future and "I can safely say that this period in the history of cinema in India, shall pave the way for a kind of recognition that may never have been witnessed before."

The actor admitted that he regrets not being a part of, what he thinks is, ‘the most interesting period in Bollywood’.

“And as I sit with jaw wide open in adulation and surprise, I regret the fact of not having been young enough to take on and be a part of this most interesting period in the life of our film world. I wish and want to be with all, in all their thinking and endeavour, in their desires and accomplishments ... but I do feel that that time has long since passed," the veteran actor further wrote.

Amitabh Bachchan though dint reveal the name of neither the short film nor the full length film.

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