“Anurag Basu says something profound simply and innocently”: Abhishek Bachchan about Ludo


Abhishek Bachchan shared this photo. (Image courtesy: bachchan)


  • Abhishek to be seen soon in the film Ludo directed by Anurag Basu
  • “There is a peculiar perspective on life that manifests itself in his films”: Abhishek
  • Ludo launches on Netflix on November 12


Actor Abhishek Bachchan says he addressed the next movie Ludo not knowing anything about his character or a proper script just because he was drawn to the quirky and innocent world of director Anurag Basu. The dark anthology blends crime with comedy and continues Anurag Basu’s fascination for narrating eccentric and charming musicals after 2012. Barfi! Y Jagga Jasoos (2017). In an interview with PTI news agency about Zoom, Abhishek Bachchan said that Anurag Basu’s film-making of uniting deep messages with simplicity is his strength. “There is a peculiar perspective on life that manifests itself in his films. He says something profound in a simple and innocent way, through a particularly colorful lens. It is a pleasant experience. Anurag does not make you realize how serious it is to you. he said, because he says it by putting a smile on your face. What is the best and most efficient way to express a point. “

Ludo focuses on the inevitable danger of life and follows four different stories, with a cast that also includes Aditya Roy Kapur, Rajkummar Rao, Pankaj Tripathi, Rohit Saraf, Fatima Sana Shaikh, Sanya Malhotra, Pearle Maaney, Inayat Verma, Asha Negi and Shalini. Vats.

Abhishek Bachchan recalled meeting Anurag Basu more than two years ago, when the film was in the planning stage, and said that he was instantly committed to the project. In Ludo, scheduled to be released on Netflix on November 12, Abhishek Bachchan plays Bittu, a bully whose life turns the page after meeting a six-year-old girl, Mini (Verma).. the Manmarziyaan The actor said that Basu only gave him a “short” basic narration of the plot, “that was too much later”, and that he did not know anything about the character before filming.

“I just showed up. I didn’t even know that the character is a father. Just during the time I was going to his office for tests, he would tell me bits of the story. But I’m used to working like this, so I wasn’t scared,” said.


“It’s not the first time I’ve worked like this. When I started my career, most of the work used to happen like this. I felt comfortable doing that and actually enjoy it when I can fully lean on my director and follow his instincts,” he said. Abhishek Bachchan, who completed 20 years in the Hindi film industry in June.

Ludo It gave the actor a chance to break free from rehearsal rules and realized why Anurag Basu doesn’t believe in giving too much information to his artists, he said. “He doesn’t want to inhibit you or chain you in any direction. He tells you about the situation and lets you interpret the way he wants. He sets an environment and looks for an unrehearsed response to a situation … Credit has to be turned to him because he never misused or misused the trust we give him, “added Bachchan.

(Except for the headline, this story has not been edited by GossipMantri staff and is posted from a syndicated channel.)


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here