Renowned author Salman Rushdie has put his singing abilities on test for Deepa Mehta's new film Midnight's Children. "It was absolutely horrifying moment, when Deepa made me sing in the movie, though it's just very briefly but I feel like hiding behind the furniture when that scene comes in the film," Rushdie said.
Deepa Mehta confirmed it, saying, "Yes, Salman sings in the film."
Salman Rushdie was at an event organised by Landmark Book Store in the national capital along with Deepa Mehta to promote Midnight's Childrens, which is the big screen adaptation of Rushdie's Booker Prize winning novel of the same name. Distributed by PVR Pictures, the film releases on February 1.
Salman Rushdie has not only written the screenplay of the film, he also dons the garb of a narrato