Fanney Khan: Anil Kapoor got nostalgic while shooting in chawl

Updated: Jul 26, 2018, 18:52 IST | mid-day online correspondent |

Anil Kapoor has spent his childhood in Chembur's Tilak nagar. Therefore, while shooting in a chawl for Fanney Khan was an emotional process for him

Anil Kapoor
Anil Kapoor

While shooting for the upcoming film Fanney Khan, Anil Kapoor went down the memory lane as the film was shot in a chawl. The veteran actor, Anil Kapoor has spent most of his childhood in Chembur, Tilaknagar, where he has spent quite a lot of boyhood playing around with his friends amidst the narrow lanes and small colonies of that area.

The actor said, "After a lot of my acting years, I could play a role of a character with which I could connect emotionally. Before I came into this world, I used to stay in Chembur. I used to spend quite a lot of my time amidst the small colonies and narrow lanes. So when I started doing this film, it all came back to me as a nostalgia."

Fanney Khan has been shot at real locations like Bhindi bazar. Therefore, while shooting the film it evoked a trail of memories for him. The movie will see veteran actor Anil Kapoor playing the role of a doting father to college going daughter who dreams of becoming the next singing sensation. A one of its kind musical entertainer, Fanney Khan revolves around the bond between the father and daughter with a pinch of comedy and drama.

Fanney Khan is Atul Manjerekar's debut film as a director. The film is all set to release on 3rd August 2018.

Also Read: Fanney Khan Achche Din Song: Anil Kapoor Explains Struggle Of Common Man

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