Rishi Kapoor unveils his Mulq look on Twitter; teases set photos from 102 Not Out
Veteran Bollywood actor Rishi Kapoor has finally shared the first look from his upcoming movie, Mulq on Twitter and it’s come as a surprise for fans.
On Monday, 16 October, Rishi Kapoor changed his Twitter profile picture and also came up with a new bio saying, “For all my fans my first look of the film 'Mulq'. Voice of tomorrow!"
— Rishi Kapoor (@chintskap) October 16, 2017
Sporting a long beard and a sombre expression, Rishi's look has made fans curious about the film. As per reports, Rishi has shot a scene at Lucknow palace for the movie. The location has incidentally been part of other iconic films like Junoon, Umrao Jaan and Gadar: Ek Prem Katha were shot.
While speaking about Mulq, the veteran actor was quoted by ANI as saying, “I have not done drama in a long time and when Anubhav narrated the film to me, I loved the concept of the film. Shooting in Benaras and Lucknow will be an added bonus since I have heard such great stories about the cities.”
Directed by Anubhav Sinha, Mulq also includes Taapsee Pannu, Rajat Kapoor, Neena Gupta, Ashutosh Rana and Prateik Babbar in its star cast. The interesting part is Anubhav has also written the script apart from Mushtaq Sheikh. Taapsee is expected to portray Rishi’s daughter-in-law whereas Neena may play the role of his wife.
However, Rishi didn't just stop at the Mulq look. Replying to fans, he even shared another look from 102 Not Out. The film stars Rishi as Amitabh Bachchan’s son. He included this caption with the photo, “Another different fun film I am doing — '102 Not Out'with the amazing AB.”
While Amitabh will be playing the role of a 102-year-old father, Rishi Kapoor will be his 75-year-old son. The two actors are right now busy shooting for the film, directed by Umesh Shukla. 102 Not Out is scheduled to be released in December. Rishi's last release was Patel Ki Punjabi Shaadi.