By Hindustan Times
After playing such diverse roles as a city slicker in Delhi Belly (2011) and action hero in Luck (2009), Imran Khan is all set to essay the part of a UP boy in his next film. After a series of conflicting reports, the actor is finally confirmed to star in Tigmanshu Dhulia’s Milan Talkies.
Produced by Ekta Kapoor’s Balaji Motion Pictures, the film revolves around a small-town cinema hall where Imran’s character is an employee. He moonlights as a film pirate by shooting illegal videos of the blockbusters being screened there.
“Yes, Imran is doing the film. And I am talking about Imran Khan, not Emraan Hashmi,” says director Tigmanshu Dhulia, with a laugh. “We will start shooting around January 2013. Since I am busy wrapping up Sahib Biwi Aur Gangster 2 (SBAG2) right now,