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Abhishek plays Surjya Sen in this period epic

Abhishek plays Surjya Sen

Gowarikar launches new film venture

Abhishek Bachchan to play the lead in Gowarikar's film based on the Chittagong Uprising

Director Ashutosh Gowariker's recent release Whats Your Rashee did not get those box office tills ringing in UK cinemas. But the director remains undeterred by the film’s low performance.

He is already busy with his next film venture titled, Khelein Hum Jee Jaan Sey starring Abhishek Bachchan and Deepika Padukone in lead roles.

The movie is a period thriller based on the book, Do And Die by Manini Chatterjee. It revolves around the 1930's Chittagong Uprising involving young revolutionaries who fight for India's freedom.

Abhishek Bachchan plays the character called Surjya Sen who leads the Chittagong Uprising in this period film also described as a thriller.

A UK release date of Autumn 2010 is expected for this movie.

News feed by Manish Gajjar
BBC Bollywood Correspondent

last updated: 13/11/2009 at 17:04
created: 13/11/2009

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