Shammi Kapoor's son makes his acting debut!

By Subhash K. Jha

Mumbai, April 24 (IANS) Legendary actor Shammi Kapoor's son Aditya Raj, who is fondly called Mickey, is making his acting debut and says Amitabh Bachchan's role in "Cheeni Kum" inspired him to take the plunge.

He has just completed a Hindi film where he plays an older man in love with a 24-year girl. But he's not at liberty to talk about the project.

"A late bloomer for sure," laughs Aditya. "But then who decides what's the right age for anything in life?"

"I've always gone where my heart takes me. I left India, directed films abroad and came back after 25 years. Now I want to act. It's never too late," Aditya told IANS.

Aditya aspires to do the kind of roles Sanjeev Kumar used t