Rajiv Kapoor to make a comeback after 28 years with Ashutosh Gowariker’s film
There is an old saying which says ‘never write anyone off’ and we have seen this happening time and time again. Bollywood as an industry is a classic example of this and now if reports are to be believed, Rishi Kapoor‘s brother Rajiv Kapoor is all set to make a comeback in Hindi films after 28 long years in Ashutosh Gowariker’s production.
Rajiv’s comeback film is titled ‘Toolsidas Junior’ and will be directed by Mridul.
Bollywood’s original showman and filmmaker Raj Kapoor’s youngest son Rajiv Kapoor made his Bollywood debut with Rajiv Mehra’s 1983 romance ‘Ek Jaan Hain Hum’, before going on to work in his father’s directorial, ‘Ram Teri Ganga Maili’ opposite Mandakini in 1985.
Talking about Rajiv’s comeback film a source close to the development told Mumbai Mirror, “When Ashutosh heard the story, he immediately fell in love with it. It’s a father-son story revolving around a sport. Rajiv started shooting for the film on Tuesday,”. The source added that the makers are aiming to release the film next year. Ashutosh Gowariker’s spokesperson confirmed the news.
Well, we are glad that Rajiv is making his comeback and we are looking forward to his film ‘Toolsidas Junior’.
Ashutosh Gowariker is known for his film ‘Lagaan’ starring Aamir Khan and his next venture is another historical drama called ‘Panipat’, featuring Arjun Kapoor, Kriti Sanon, Sanjay Dutt and Padmini Kolhapur.