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The clash of the titans

MUMBAI: It’s not very often that you get to see three of the best talent of Bollywood in one film. Naseerudin Shah, Om Puri, Paresh Rawal will share screen space in Priyadarshan’s soon to be released Mere Baap Pehle Aap, a rib tickling comedy. Cine buffs will be treated to a veritable fare in the film as the three of our all time greats will display their talent in the Malyali remake. Another interesting aspect of the film is danseuse Shobhana who stars in her first ever commercial film.

Akshaye Khanna and Genelia play the lead couple in the film which was shot in three locations, Goa, Chennai, Mumbai. The music is by Vidyasagar and the film is slated for an April release. Like all Priyadarshan’s films, this one too has been completed in a short span of 60 days.


In the days of mediocre talent it is heartening to hear that good talent is still recognized. Though, of course, it remains to be seen if the film gives them the opportunity to display their craft.

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