Aftab turns producer to boost acting career

By Subhash K. Jha

Mumbai, Feb 18 (IANS) "Mast" boy Aftab Shivdasani, who has failed to become a bankable star after many films, has turned producer - to create opportunities for himself that won't come otherwise.

"Yes, I'm turning producer this year. I've set up my company Rising Son Entertainment. And the first film goes on the floors in June-July," the actor said.

"I'm turning a producer to create opportunities for myself, to do roles and films that would otherwise not come to me. In fact, the director has also been finalised. I can't announce his name because he hasn't been signed as yet," Aftab told IANS.

Interestingly, Aftab isn't only producing the film, but also writing it.

"I discovered I had it in me to write a script wh