Arshad Warsi has stated that he solely accepted the function of Circuit in Munna Bhai M.B.B.S. as a result of it starred Sanjay Dutt. Within the 2003 movie, Arshad performed Sarkeshwar “Circuit” Sharma, the sidekick of Sanjay Dutt‘s Murliprasad Sharma aka Munna Bhai. Circuit’s character within the Rajkumar Hirani directorial has been very talked-about among the many followers. Additionally Learn| Arshad Warsi calls Amitabh Bachchan his ‘godfather’ in Bollywood however says he later ‘deserted me’
Arshad gained Filmfare Awards for Greatest Supporting Actor for portraying Circuit, and later reprised the function within the 2006 movie Lage Raho Munna Bhai. He has now stated that the character was ‘silly’ and he wouldn’t have accepted it if the movie didn’t star Sanjay.
Arshad instructed Indian Categorical, “I did Munna Bhai as a result of it was Sanju (Sanjay Dutt), in any other case even Raju (filmmaker Rajkumar Hirani) is aware of that it’s it’s a silly function. It truly is on paper, it was nothing. Even Makarand Deshpande had stated no to Circuit!”
Arshad added that other than the lead actor, it is the potential of the script that influences him to simply accept or reject a task. He defined, “My hearken to any script purely as an viewers member. Would I wish to see what I’m doing? It may be any style, it may very well be something, however it ought to be one thing the viewers wish to watch. After listening to the story, it’s your intestine feeling that tells you if you wish to try this movie or not.”
Arshad can be subsequent seen alongside Akshay Kumar, Jacqueline Fernandez, and Kriti Sanon in Bachchhan Paandey. The Farhad Samji’s directorial, which additionally stars Pankaj Tripathi, Sanjay Mishra, and Abhimanyu Singh, is scheduled for a Holi launch on March 18.
The movie, produced by Sajid Nadiadwala, stars Akshay Kumar within the titular function of the gangster, and Arshad performs Vishu, good friend of Kriti’s character Myra Devekar, who accompanies her in her mission to make a movie on Bachchan Paandey.