We are sorting out the legal issues with Kishore Kumar biopic: Anurag Basu


So we are going through all those things, trying to resolve. “I love musicals, all adventure stories and had stacks of Tintin… It was just in the back of my mind and the childhood came out. Watch videoFilmmaker Anurag Basu announced four years ago that he would direct a biopic on one of greats of Indian playback singing Kishore Kumar. 2017-06-30T12:23:45+00:00″>
Updated: June 30, 2017 12:23 pm

Anurag Basu is expected to begin shooting for Kishore Kumar’s biopic post the release of Jagga Jasoos. “But musical genre is very tough. It is only recently that Ranbir Kapoor confirmed that he would do the film. Now, that Basu has got its lead in place, it’s the right script and the legality around the project that need his time and attention. But that’s what is exciting about filmmaking,” he said. Starring Ranbir and Katrina Kaif, the film that took more than three years to be made is arriving in theatres on July 14. There are lots of legal things also when you’re doing a biopic. But before the film finally gets rolling, which Basu has said would happen only next year, there is a lot that the director has to sort. So it was challenging and very scary. For all the latest Entertainment News, download Indian Express App
© IE Online Media Services Pvt Ltd But it’s quite difficult to make a biopic on Kishore Kumar. Ranbir is also looking forward to the film.”
Basu, meanwhile, is busy promoting Jagga Jasoos, which is his second collaboration with Ranbir after their much-loved Barfi. Last year, Basu said that the actor would only do the movie if it’s made after 2018 otherwise he would have to go ahead with some other actor. There was no process, no method in it. When asked about the status of the biopic, Basu told reporters, “That is one film which I am really looking forward to. When you start writing, you discover your childhood. Related News
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