`Dum Maro Dum`s` ACP Kamath is a different cop: Abhishek

Last Updated: Apr 12, 2011, 15:11 PM IST

Jaipur: Bollywood actor Abhishek Bachchan, who steps into the shoes of a police officer in his upcoming movie `Dum Maro Dum`, says that the layered character of ACP Kamath was a challenge for him.

Though the actor has played cops on screen before, the character was unique in it`s attitude, said Abhishek.

"Playing a police officer is nothing new for me but in `Dum Maro Dum`, I am playing a different type of police officer, ACP Kamath. A unique and layered character and the attitude of the character appealed to me," Abhishek who was in town to promote the film, told reporters.

"ACP Kamath is a person with so many emotions, turmoil, rage, aggressiveness, but always has a smile on face. What I liked most is the outlook of the officer towards his life. He has a unique attitude and style so it was exciting doing this particular role," said the actor about the film directed by Rohan Sippy.

`Dum Maro Dum` also stars Bipasha Basu, Rana Daggubati and Prateik Babbar.

PTI