Mumbai, Jan 1: Arshad Warsi, also known as Circuit, due to the popularity of his character of the same name in the Munnabhai film series, will be doing a third film with the same director Rajkumar Hirani.
Hirani is the director of the entire Munnabhai series upto date. And Arshad has been chosen for Hirani’s upcoming movie, though it is not a Munnabhai film! He will be acting opposite Aamir Khan in “P.K” along with Anushka Sharma and Sushant Singh Rajput. The film’s shooting will start from February of 2013. Though R. Madhavan and Sharman Joshi were the original choices of the film maker, but then Arshad and Sushant were signed on for the same roles.
Arshad’s role in the film is very interesting said a source. It is an entertaining role. And so Arshad is the only choice for the type of role, said the same source. The film is actually a satire on God as well as on Godmen. The 44 years old actor debuted in Bollywood in 1996 with “Tere Mere Sapne” which was hit. But it was the 2003 film “Munnabhai M.B.B.S” which proved to be a turning point in his career. He had a supporting role in the movie, but the character became an instant hit among the masses.