An excited Dhanush tweeted: “Yes guys,my next Hindi film is with Balki sir. Very excited and eagerly looking forward to it :) thanks for all your wishes.”
This time around Dhanush will share screen space with Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bahchcan.
Dhanush,who was last seen on screen in Tamil film ‘Mariyaan’, further revealed: “Privileged to share screen space with Big B himself.Ecstatic 2 be part of Raja Sir’s musical again. Finally,a chance to work with P.C sir !”
Earlier this year,Amitabh Bachchan was all praise for Dhanush after he saw his debut film ‘Raanjhanaa’. Big B had also called him to praise the National award winning actor.
“It was a delight. I get so envious after seeing all these wonderful films,and lament and regret that I am not in them,even in a small capacity,for I love the immense talent and finesse that todays cinema with its young brigade brings to the world,” the legendary actor had then written on his blog.
The yet untitled film is believed to go on floors in 2014 and according to reports this time Dhanush will be seen opposite Kamal Haasan’s younger daughter Akshara.
The film’s music will be composed by Tamil music composer Ilaiyaraaja and Balki has roped in P C Sreeram for Cinematography.
Meanwhile,R Balki has previously worked with Amitabh Bachchan in hit films ‘Cheeni Kum’ and ‘Paa’.
Dhanush,who was last seen in south film Maryan,has another Bollywood project with director Aanand Rai in the pipeline.