Siddique set for his next Bollywood film

Updated: Nov 25, 2011, 18:13 PM IST

Mumbai: Southern director Siddique entered Bollywood with Salman Khan’s starrer ‘Bodyguard’, and now he has signed his second project which was recommended by the star himself.

Siddique will direct a film for producers Shyam Bajaj and Narendra Bajaj of ‘Aksar’ fame.

During the shooting of ‘Bodyguard’, Shyam Bajaj asked Salman about Siddique`s work and the 45-year-old has all good things to say about him.

"Yes, I asked Salman about Siddique and since he was happy the way `Bodyguard` was shaping up, he told me I should work with him," Bajaj said in a statement.

To which Siddique added: "It was nice of Salman to recommend me to Mr. Shyam and Narendra Bajaj, I immediately agreed. I also had to keep my word and I am happy that I will be directing a film for them. There is no doubt that it will be a commercial entertainer."

IANS