MUMBAI: Actor Abhishek Bachchan said he and his wife Aishwarya Rai Bachchan are still in talks regarding filmmaker Anurag Kashyap’s upcoming production.
Recently, Aishwarya Rai confirmed the news that the couple was approached by Kashyap to star in a film titled “Gulab Jamun” and the film to be directed by Sarvesh Mewara.
When asked about the status of the project, Abhishek told our sources, “It is not Anurag’s film but it is by a new director and he (Anurag) will be producing it. We are still discussing it.
“We currently not in a state to announce anything. I have always maintained and it is always better that if the film’s producer announces it,” Abhishek said during an event to celebrate 20 years of “Border”.
“Border”, released in June 1997, had Sunny Deol, Suniel Shetty, Akshaye Khanna and Jackie Shroff in pivotal roles. Border film was directed by JP Dutta, who also gave Abhishek his Bollywood break with the 2000 drama “Refugee”.
The movie was based on the Battle of Longewala during the 1971 Indo-Pakistan war.