Oscar winner Sir Ben Kingsley will join ‘Big B’ Amitabh Bachchan in Leena Yadav’s ‘Teen Patti’ produced by Serendipity Films, it was announced on Monday, April 20. Photo Credit: Rex
April 20, 2009, (
“Sir Ben Kingsley is every director’s dream actor, with acting prowess honored the world over,” says Yadav. “In a sense, Teen Patti brings him back to the same land that made him a legend with Gandhi. Speaking for myself, I am thrilled to be directing two of the world’s finest acting talents, Sir Ben and Mr. Amitabh Bachchan. I could not have asked for more.’
Amitabh Bachchan in ‘Teen Patti’.
Bachchan is reportedly in London for filming the last schedule of the film, a faked gamble to the finishing line drama.
Richard Gere was rumored to have been offered a role in the film, presumably the one being essayed by Sir Ben Kingsley now.
Other actors in the film include
was to act in the film earlier, but dropped out because of date conflicts following repeated delays in the launch of the film.
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