Anupam Kher gearing up for the release of The Accidental Prime Minister says the film's name will be written in golden words in the history of Indian cinema.
Anupam Kher interacted with media at Bombay Stock Exchange the release Muhrat of The Accidental Prime Minister.
Talking about the film and the maker's agenda Kher said the film will go down in history.
"In the history of Indian cinema, the name of this film will be written in golden words as the first film in the political background that came out with names of the real people. That was the agenda of the makers, Sunil Bohra and Dhaval Gada. On their and the casts behave I would like to appeal people to go watch the film as a film. "
Based on the book of same title by Sanjay Baru the film stars Anupam Kher as the lead, former PM, Dr. Manmohan Singh. The film also stars, Akshaye Khanna as Baru and Divya Seth Shah as Manmohan Singh's wife Gursharan Kaur.
When asked what the kind of response the film has been receiving from friends and family, Anupam Kher said, " I would like to thank God that after 35 years and 515 films I am still excited about the films I do. We had the premier yesterday for 'The Accidental Prime Minister' and the response has been good. My mother has also given us a good response to the film. When I asked how much will she score the film out of 100, she said she'd give it 100 out of 100 which makes it even better."
Reports suggest the film will not be allowed for a release in our neighouring country Pakistan. When asked to comment on the same, he said, "As an Indian, I am happy to be celebrating the film release worldwide. I think the film should release everywhere but every country has their own constitution and they can choose for themselves but Gada Ji will be trying his best to make sure the film will release there also. The film is a historical document based on a book should be seen by everyone."
The Accidental Prime Minister is directed by Vijay Ratnakar Gutte and written by Mayank Tewari.
Presented by Rudra Production (UK), Bohra Bros in association with Dr Jayantilal Gada (Pen India Limited), the film releases on 11th Jan 2019.