After launching Ranbir Kapoor and Sonam Kapoor in Bollywood with his 2007 directorial venture ‘Saawariya’, filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali is all set to launch yet another star-kid. Yes, the seasoned director is launching veteran actress Poonam Dhillon and producer Ashok Thakeria’s son Anmol Thakeria in the movies. Reports about this launch first surfaced in media last year and now, according to reports, the film has mounted the shooting floor. It is tentatively titled ‘Tuesdays And Fridays’ and is currently being shot in London. The makers are yet to lock the female lead for the movie.
“Sanjay Leela Bhansali is giving a big launch pad to Poonam Dhillon and Ashok Thakeria’s son Anmol Thakeria – his dream Bollywood debut. They are shooting for the film in London. As far as the leading lady is concerned, they are still figuring it out. Sanjay Leela Bhansali is soon planning to launch him with a big announcement,” a source close to the development reveals. “Sanjay Leela Bhansali has joined hands with T-series for this project,” adds the source.
When a premier entertainment portal, Cinestaan, contacted Poonam Dhillon for a confirmation, she confirmed the news saying her son is indeed making his Bollywood debut. “Yes, he is doing it. I guess, Bhansali is producing it. You’ll to have check with Bhansali office as I’m not at liberty to talk,” the actress said.
More details on plot and star cast are being kept under the wraps. The makers are yet to announce the project officially.