Irrfan Khan, still riding the success tides with Piku, will be playing the role of a suspended cop in his upcoming film ‘Jazbaa’ which is also the returning debut of the Bollywood Beauty- Aishwarya Rai Bachchan. The first look of the film was revealed in the Cannes festival by Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and director Sanjay Gupta where Aishwarya Rai Bachchan was the representative of L’Oreal from India along with Sonam Kapoor and Katrina Kaif.
Jazbaa is an action-drama story inspired from the Korean film, Seven days. It is about a lawyer whose daughter is kidnapped and held hostage while she is forced to fight a case for a man who has been charged of rape and murder five times. She has seven days to win the case of her daughter dies. Rai will play the role of the lawyer, Irrfan Khan the role of a suspended cop and Shabana Azmi will play his onscreen mother who is also a professor.
It is also rumored that John Abraham will also play a part in the movie and his role is modelled on gangster Abu Salem after he was extradited to India.
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“I’ve always paid a great deal of attention to the look of the men in my films. JAZBAA will be no different. Watch out for a new Irrfan. I’ve always enjoyed doing a complete makeover with all my heroes. Amitji, Sanju, Anil, Jackie, Ajay, Saif, Sunil, John and now Irrfan.” Director Sanjay Gupta tweeted, revealing the new look of Irrfan Khan.
With Irrfan loaded with leather jacket, aviators and french beard, the film also promises to show Aishwarya Rai Bachchan also in a never seen before avatar.
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Jazbaa will also star Shabana Azmi and Anupam Kher. It is set to release on October 9 later this year. With our Bollywood Queen of Beauty set on having a comeback we are all enthralled and waiting for the film in anticipation. But with Aishwarya, one thing can be said for sure, that she does what it takes to be a star and we surely won’t be disappointed.