MUMBAI: Ranveer Singh's upcoming comedy-drama 'Jayeshbhai Jordaar' has a stellar cast and we are not saying this only because of the Befikre star. Another big name has been associated with the movie and that is none other than veteran actor Boman Irani.
The 60-year-old actor will be portraying the role of Ranveer's father and it surely will be interesting to look forward to. Also, both the actor will be playing Gujarati lads and we have to see how these two, who have always nailed every role, will get the right tone of the characters.
Maneesh Sharma, the producer of the film, confirmed the news while being all praises for Irani. He said, "Boman sir’s body of work loudly speaks for his incredible acting prowess and we are thrilled and honored to have him in our film. Boman sir is playing Ranveer’s father in the film and their on-screen camaraderie is something to watch out for."
The director/producer also added that Boman's presence makes the movie more special. He said, "Boman sir’s presence is invaluable as he livens up every scene with his own and very unique touch that is completely unmatched."
And we do agree! The man keeps on proving his capabilities with every film he gets.
Boman, while talking about the Divyang Thakkar directorial, expressed his excitement to collaborate with a YRF film. He said, "Jayeshbhai Jordaar is a rare script that tells a brilliant, moving story. It is a pleasure to collaborate with YRF on this special project that I’m sure will touch the hearts of the audience across our country."
He is also coming together with Ranveer for the second time after Kabir Khan's ''83'. On this, Boman said, "Working with Ranveer is always fun. He is a powerhouse performer who gives his all in every scene and as an artist, it is amazing to creatively collaborate with such people. I’m playing his father in the film and we have a very interesting relationship for people to find out when they see the film."
The movie is based on the character of Jayeshbhai who champions the cause of women's empowerment. The release date is yet to be announced.