Mumbai: Filmmaker Nitesh Tiwari, who will direct the sequel to 2008 release ‘Bhootnath’, says they will start shooting once they get dates from Amitabh Bachchan, who played a ghost in the original.
‘Chillar Party’ fame director Tiwari said: "We will start shooting once we get Amitabh Bachchan`s date. He is busy with his other commitments. So once we get Big B`s dates, we will start rolling. The film is in its early stage."
Directed by Vivek Sharma, ‘Bhootnath’ has a cast that boasts of Juhi Chawla, Shah Rukh Khan and child artist Aman Siddiqui.
Will he take the story forward?
"It will be altogether a fresh story. We are not taking ahead the previous story," he said and added that "we are contemplating with other titles as well. We are yet deciding the star cast."