Amitabh Bachchan will be seen playing a lawyer in Pink. According to the recent reports, the actor plays a protective neighbour in this film, which marks the Bollywood debut of National Award winning Bengali director, Aniruddha Roy Chowdhury.
A source close to the production said, “The story revolves around three roomies played by Taapsee Pannu, Kirti Kulhari and Andrea Tariang and Big B, who is their protective neighbour. Taapsee falls for Rajveer played by Angad Bedi. One night, his friends and he get drunk and try to molest the girls leading to an accident following which Bachchan’s character, Deepak, takes it upon himself to fight their case against these manipulative, influential boys.”
The film’s co-producer though has refused to give any details on the plot but admits that the film is a social thriller. He says, “We will shoot a major portion in South Delhi, the court sequences with Mr Bachchan and Angad will be filmed soon in real locations.” The team has recently wrapped the first schedule in Delhi and is now awaiting permission to fix up some scenes in the Saket District Court.