`Battle For Bittora` will make a fantastic film: Anil Kapoor

IANS| Updated: Mar 03, 2014, 14:45 PM IST

Mumbai: Actor-producer Anil Kapoor, who has bought the movie rights of author Anuja Chauhan`s novel `Battle For Bittora`, is very excited about the project and says it will make for a fantastic film.

"The way I got excited for my `24` project (Indian adaptation of American TV series of like name), the same way I am very passionate and very excited about this film also," the 57-year-old told reporters here.

"I feel the content of the book will make a fantastic film," he added.

`Battle For Bittora` is a love story between two politicians who, despite being in love, are contesting against each other in the elections.

The actor-producer has roped in his daughter Sonam Kapoor for the film, however, he didn`t reveal anything about her role and said, and “It is too early to talk about it".

Anil has earlier produced `Badhaai Ho Badhaai`, `Gandhi, My Father` and `Aisha` among others.

Meanwhile, he is looking forward to Sonam starrer `Bewakoofiyan`, slated to release March 14.

"I have read the script of `Bewakoofiyaan`. It will be a nice, fun and romantic film and I am looking forward to it," he said.

`Bewakoofiyaan`, produced by Yash Raj Films, directed by Nupur Asthana, also features Ayushmann Khurrana and Rishi Kapoor.