Actor Sidharth Malhotra says his character of a RAW agent in his upcoming movie Mission Majnu has way more to supply than typical motion sequences.
The movie marks the function directorial debut of advert filmmaker Shantanu Bagchi and is produced by Ronnie Screwvala of RSVP, and Amar Butala and Garima Mehta (Responsible By Affiliation Media).
Based on the makers, Mission Majnu is impressed by actual occasions set within the 1970s and follows the story of India’s most brave mission within the coronary heart of Pakistan that ceaselessly modified the connection between the 2 nations.
The Shershaah star mentioned the movie gave him a chance to play a personality with numerous shades.
“It is a movie impressed by true occasions. It’s about an vital mission that RAW did. It’s extra of a thriller than motion. That is the primary time I’m taking part in a spy agent however it’s not a James Bond character.
“I’m someone who retains manipulating individuals to get data out. In that manipulation, I obtained a chance to play numerous shades that I had not prior to now. It’s a tone and world that’s utterly contemporary. I’ve not performed a interval movie earlier than. It was a brand new expertise,” Malhotra instructed PTI.
Penned by Parveez Shaikh and Aseem Arrora of Bellbottom fame and Luv Shuv Tey Rooster Khurana author Sumit Batheja, Mission Majnu additionally marks the Bollywood appearing debut of south star Rashmika Mandanna.
“We’re lucky to have her within the movie and introduce her to the Hindi viewers. She is extraordinarily proficient and expressive. I noticed her work in movies however to see her as a co-actor was fascinating. Our pairing will likely be contemporary,” the 36-year-old actor mentioned.
Other than the espionage thriller, Malhotra may even be seen within the slice-of-life comedy Thank God, co-starring Ajay Devgn and Rakul Preet Singh.
The actor mentioned Thank God will likely be a brand new territory for him.
Filmmaker Indra Kumar, who has helmed dramas like Dil, Beta, Ishq, Mann within the ’90s and the comedy franchises Masti and Dhamaal, will likely be directing Thank God.
“I’ve admired Indra sir’s work prior to now. He’s difficult himself as a director to make a extra modern tackle a slice of life humorous movie. It has a stunning message.
“For me, it’s all in regards to the messaging and what the movie is making an attempt to say. I guarantee people who they are going to be shocked. Thank God talks about gratitude, which is required immediately greater than ever.”
Malhotra mentioned each, Thank God and Mission Majnu have “a way of freshness” to them and had been made protecting in thoughts a bigger viewers.
“Thank God being an entire household movie and Mission Majnu being a spy thriller. These genres have an enormous viewers in our nation. I’ll do my finest to make them in the absolute best approach,” he added.