There couldn’t have been a more special day than Sushant Singh Rajput’s 29th birthday for the release of the first trailer of his upcoming crime thriller “Detective Byomkesh Bakshy!”. The trailer was launched on 21 January, 2015 and received a positive and healthy response.
Although he is not the first non-Bengali actor to play a Bengali character, he said that he felt like a babu boshai. Even Parineeta famed actress Vidya Balan has also confessed to ‘feeling a little Bengali’ in the past.
This is an Indian crime thriller film that has been directed by Dibakar Banerjee and produced by Banerjee and Aditya Chopra duo.
The film’s plot is somewhat based on the fictional detective Byomkesh Bakshi’s adventures against an evil genius to outwit him and save lives. The series was created by the Bengali writer Sharadindu Bandyopadhyay.
It has been Dibakar Banerjee deepest desire to give India its Indian detective, so he decided to make a film on Byomkesh Bakshi. The film star cast includes Sushant Singh Rajput, Anand Tiwari and Swastika Mukherjee in the lead roles.
Shooting for the movie began in early 2014 and has ended on 12 May 2014. Most of the shooting of the movie has been done in Kolkata and Mumbai. Once the shooting for the film was done, both Sushant and Dibakar grabbed a chair and some popcorn and went through all the content that had been made on the character in the past.
Sushant said that he was satisfied with the final cut of the film. This is a very different film and is open to different interpretations. Sushant hopes that his fans enjoy the movie as much as he had enjoyed doing it.
The film has been scheduled for release on April 3, 2015. We can’t wait for our detective to screen, can you?