Aftab Shivdasani Wants To Essay Anil Kapoor’s ‘Mr. India’
Bollywood actor Aftab Shivdasani, who portrayed the role of an orphan, Jugal, in the 1987 hit, ‘Mr. India’, has revealed that he wants to essay Anil Kapoor's character in the sequel of the film.
Aftab Shivdasani said, "There is one role that I really wish to do in my career and that is to play Anil Kapoor's character in 'Mr India'. I wish I could do that. It was a great role and a great film."
Aftab Shivdasani is excited about his forthcoming flick ‘Acid Factory’ which will hit theaters on October 9.
The actor said, “My character in the film is that of a very aggressive, edgy and violent guy. It was a challenge to portray a character like this because personally I'm a calm person. But my character in the film has a very bad temper.”
"I really had to leave myself behind and keep imagining the character so that I can do my best. I couldn't afford to be calm or composed; I had to be hyper in almost all the scenes," he added.
The ‘Masti’ star also claimed that he has no problems acting in a multi-starrer film. The actor said that he is confident of his abilities. Acid Factory stars, Dino Morea, Manoj Bajpai, Dia Mirza, Fardeen Khan, and Irrfan Khan along with Aftab Shivdasani actor.
Aftab Shivdasani claimed, "I don't feel that there is any problem in doing multi-starrers, all the more when most films today have an ensemble cast. Everyone has a special part to play in the film; so there is no problem of encroaching on anyone else's space. One just needs to have trust in the director and confidence in your abilities."