October 24, 2009 4:10:06 PM IST Ren & Ruh, Bollywood Trade News Network
He might be known for his comic flavor in Hindi cinema, but Priyadarshan has different intentions this time around. Now, the latest buzz is that the maverick director is all set to direct a sci-fi film which will be produced by an international media house. The budget of the film is estimated to be over 100 crores.
Confirming the news, the writer of the film Kamlesh Pandey says, "The film will be one of its kinds. The script has been with me for over a decade now. Initially, I was waiting for Shekhar Kapoor to direct this film, but later due to his preoccupation the film will now be directed by Priyadarshan."
Though the star cast of the film is yet to be finalized, the inside sources reveal that the top stars of Bollywood are being approached for the project.