Amitabh Bachchan shoots with southern superstars Nagarjuna, Manju Warrier, Prabhu
Wed Jul 17 2013, 13:45 hrs
Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan recently completed an ad shoot for a jewellery brand at Dadasaheb Phalke film city in Mumbai, with southern superstars Prabhu; Ganesan, Shiva Kumar, Nagarjuna and actress Manju Warrier. (Photo: Varinder Chawla)
The dedicated actor completed four films in two days that too in 4 different languages! "So finally done 4 films in two days, in 4 different languages -Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Malayalam ... and spoke those languages too ... !! The pride of all is the language of their Mother ... mother tongue !!" Amitabh Bachchan posted on his Facebook account. (Photo: Varinder Chawla)
Malayam actress Manju Warrier, who bid adieu to films after she married Malayalam actor Dileep, faced the camera after a gap of 14 years with megastar Amitabh Bachchan. Manju, who plays Big B's daughter in this high profile commercial said she was very comfortable acting with Amitabh Bachchan. (This image was posted on Twitter by Rashmi )
Amitabh Bachchan and Manju have teamed up with southern superstars Nagarjuna Akkineni, Prabhu Ganeshan and Shivaraj Kumar. Big B and Manju seen here with Nagarjuna. (This image was posted on Facebook by Amitabh Bachchan )
Telugu superstar Nagarjuna, who is remembered in Bollywood for his performance in Ram Gopal Varma's Shiva, said he is in awe of Amitabh Bachchan and was surprised by his energy and passion for work. "He is a legend... I am in awe of him. Even at this age he has so much energy and passion, there is fire in his eyes. It is always a learning experience with him," Nagarjuna said.
Amitabh Bachchan, who also enjoyed working with the southern superstars said: "My admiration for their fathers and our affection for each other just remarkable ... they all did remakes of some of my films in their language and vice versa." Big B shoots for the ad with Prabhu.
Kannada actor Raaj Kumar's son Shiva in an intense scene with Big B. (This image was posted on Facebook by Amitabh Bachchan )
The southern superstars were in Mumbai's film city to shoot for the ad. Nagarjuna had earlier worked with Big B in Khuda Gawaah. "It's been like 20 years and he is just the same, energetic, positive, hard working," he said. (Photo: Varinder Chawla)
Celebrated Tamil actor and Sivaji Ganeshan's son Prabhu, looks eager to shoot for the ad film. (Photo: Varinder Chawla)
Coffee break for Shiva! (Photo: Varinder Chawla)
Manju, who was spotted shooting for the ad in Mumbai, said: "I consider this as a second birth. My first shot was with Amitabh Bachchan sir. I took his blessings before the shoot and stepped in for my second innings in the industry', (Photo: Varinder Chawla)