Now Shammi Kapoor's son dons director's mantle

By Subhash K Jha

Mumbai, Feb 15 (IANS) A scion of the illustrious RK banner has returned to the roots. After 20 years of being a management honcho, Shammi Kapoor's son Mickey or Aditya Raj Kapoor is directing a Hindi film.

"I am casting for the movie right now. Actually, this is my fourth film. I have made three English language movies and finally I am making a Bollywood movie," said Aditya, the 50-year-old son of the former Bollywood superstar.

Mickey had opted out of movies after working as an assistant to Raj Kapoor at the age of 19 because the competition from home was "too much" and the burden of expectation was "too big".

"There were several people in my family who were into fi