Actor Abhishek Bachchan seems to be on a signing spree. The actor, after signing projects like ‘Hera Pheri 3’ and ‘Housefull 3’, has now agreed to be a part of Vashu Bhagnani’s next film to be directed by debutant Akshai Puri.
According to a leading daily, the film, which was earlier reported to be the remake of Abhishek’s father and megastar Amitabh Bachchan and Shashi Kapoor starrer ‘Do Aur Do Paanch’, is instead a fresh script with a two-hero project.
While Abhishek has been already finalized for the film, the other cast is yet to be freezed. Abhishek quoted to the leading daily saying, “I have agreed to do a film produced by Vashuji. Debutant Akshai Puri will be directing it. We are still in casting, but I am working with them.”
Meanwhile, there have been reports that this film too shall have John Abraham as the second lead. However, the director neither confirmed the news nor denied it. “Right now, it is a bit early to talk about this. We are in talks and there is no confirmation yet. Once that is done, we will make an announcement,” quoted Puri to the leading daily.