(Ajay Devgan) is a small town boy who dreams of becoming a Bollywood
joins a street theatre group run by a reformed dacoit Sidhu (Pankaj
Kapur) but Ashfaque finds it difficult to give a creative edge to
the actor in him.
to make his dream come true, Ashfaque's struggle finally pays off
when he gets a break in Hindi films.
known by his new screen name, Sameer Khan, this lad starts to get
better roles with time.
no time, Sameer Khan becomes the superstar.
amidst all the adulation and applause, he slowly loses his own identity
as he forgets his real self.
takes on the characteristics of the various roles he has played
on screen. It is not long before corruption takes over his entire
system as he gets alienated from his close ones including his wife
Sneha (Vidya Balan).
incident at a party changes everything, rocking Sameer Khan's lifestyle.
gets caught between his human self on one side and his corrupted
superstar image on the other.
the conflict within him gives way to good sense? Will he is able
to discard his corrupted image and emerge as a true life hero? Halla
Bol has the answers.
Bol (meaning attack) is directed by Raj Kumar Santoshi of the Khakee
and The Legend of Bhagat Singh fame.
by Manish Gajjar,
BBC Bollywood Correspondent