Sunday 20 April 2014
News updated at 11:02 AM IST
Weather
Max: 35°C
Min : 22°C
In Bangalore
Partially cloudy

Nargis will surprise everybody in 'Madras Cafe': Shoojit Sircar

Mumbai, Jan 2, 2012, (IANS):

Nargis Fakhri, who made her acting debut with "Rockstar", will now be seen in Shoojit Sircar's "Madras Cafe". The filmmaker says she will surprise everyone in the role of a journalist.

"Nargis suited the role and I can assure you that she is going to surprise everybody with 'Madras Cafe'. She is playing a journalist in the film," Sircar told IANS.

The film was earlier titled "Jaffna".


Nargis will be seen opposite John Abraham in the movie.
An unusual pairing indeed. No?

"I can't reveal the story, but it was the demand of the script. You will get to know once you see the film. I hope the audiences like this pairing," said Sircar, known for films like "Yahaan" and "Vicky Donor".

The first schedule of "Madras Cafe" is over. It has been shot extensively in south India.
The second schedule will commence from March and will be shot in Mumbai, south India and abroad.

Sircar says the team has plans to rope in southern superstar Mohanlal for a particular role in "Madras Cafe".

"We are in talks with him. There is a very important role in the film for which we need Mohanlal. Now let us see how things fall in place. Nothing has been finalised right now," he added.

Go to Top

Photo Gallery
Pope Francis lifts up the chalice as he leads a vigil mass during Easter celebrations ...

Pope Francis lifts up the chalice as he leads a vigil mass during Easter celebrations ...

Russian President Vladimir Putin, Moscow Mayor Sergei Sobyanin (R), Prime Minister Dmitry ...

Russian President Vladimir Putin, Moscow Mayor Sergei Sobyanin (R), Prime Minister Dmitry ...

Pope Francis leads a vigil mass during Easter celebrations at St. Peter's Basilica in the Vatican Ap

Pope Francis leads a vigil mass during Easter celebrations at St. Peter's Basilica in the Vatican Ap

Libyans take part in a local windsurfing competition in Tripoli April 19, 2014. REUTERS

Libyans take part in a local windsurfing competition in Tripoli April 19, 2014. REUTERS

Britain's Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, (2nd R) signs the First Fleet Bible and Prayer Book ...

Britain's Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, (2nd R) signs the First Fleet Bible and Prayer Book ...

Britain's Prince William, second from left, and his wife, Kate, Duchess of Cambridge ...

Britain's Prince William, second from left, and his wife, Kate, Duchess of Cambridge ...

Archbishop Gintaras Grusas perfoms the blessing at the Easter vigil mass in the Cathedral ...

Archbishop Gintaras Grusas perfoms the blessing at the Easter vigil mass in the Cathedral ...

Ten-year olds Kaitlynn Tran of Chicago, and Michael Ramirez of Aurora, Ill., right, gather ...

Ten-year olds Kaitlynn Tran of Chicago, and Michael Ramirez of Aurora, Ill., right, gather ...

Pope Francis baptizes 10-year-hold Giorgio Capezzuoli during the Easter vigil service ...

Pope Francis baptizes 10-year-hold Giorgio Capezzuoli during the Easter vigil service ...

Pope Francis holds a tall, lit, white candle, as he leads the Easter vigil service ...

Pope Francis holds a tall, lit, white candle, as he leads the Easter vigil service ...

Copyright 2014, The Printers (Mysore) Private Ltd., 75, M.G Road, Post Box 5331, Bangalore - 560001
Tel: +91 (80) 25880000 Fax No. +91 (80) 25880523