Bollywood actor Jackie Shroff like films that makes him happy
Kozhikode: Noting that all language films are good renowned bollywood actor Jackie Shroff, said that he likes all kinds of films which makes him happy.
Speaking to mediapersons here today, Shroff, who was in the city for the shooting of a Malayalam film `Platform Number One`, in which he portrays the hero, said `I like all kinds of films which makes me happy and after which I can go back to home with smile`.
Shroff, who had already acted in one Malayalam film `Athisayan`, said he would like to act in all languages film of south India.
Pointing that he likes to work in children`s film, Shroff said that `I wanted to work with the late renowned Director Bharathan sir. Bharathan sir wanted to cast me in one film, but it could not take off as we lost him, he said.
Appreciating the acting prowess of both Malayalam super stars Mohanlal and Mammootty, he said `I want to work with them`.
Pointing that a lot of experimentation is happening in the films here, he said `the film industry here has fabulous technicians, Directors and cameramen`.
The theme of the film is that Shroff, who had to undergo jail punishment for committing a mistake during the 80s, after the release goes out in search of his lover. During that journey, he happens to meet an youngman and that brings a dramatic change in his life.
The film Directed by Nissar has newcomer Aneez Ghani, Shah, Innocent, Suraj Venjaranmood, Jagathy Sreekumar, Guiness Pakru, Swetha menon, Dhanyamery Varghese, Usha and Chitra Shenoy.
Sharafuddin Shah is the producer of the film.
To a query on the chances of team India in the current World Cup Cricket, Shroff, who loves football, said `we have a good team. If we play to our potential, India has chance to win. The bowling is a worry, but that can be compensated by our batsmen by scoring more runs`, he said.