Bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan who will be seen playing the role of a protagonist in ‘Bhootnath Returns’ says that he didn’t yet get an opportunity to work along with Ranbir Kapoor, who does a cameo in the film, and hope they can work together some day.
“Ranbir has done a cameo but I have not shot with him. He is very popular and I can’t compare myself with him. Hope I get to work with him someday,” he told reporters during the trailer launch of ‘Bhootnath Returns’.
Amitabh also said that he enjoys working with the new generation of actors.
“I am still learning and for an actor, observation is very important. It has been so long for me in this industry and in every 10 to 15 years there is a new generation coming and I enjoy working with them.”
The megastar also said that his parents were his “greatest inspiration” and that he feels his mother was “the most beautiful woman“.
“For me. inspiration comes from different fields. When it comes to my work, I look up to Dilip Kumar, Waheeda Rehman and many from the west,” Amitabh said after launching film journalist Priyanka Sinha Jha’s first book ‘Supertraits of Superstars’.
“In my life, my father and my mother have been my greatest inspiration. I feel my mother is the most beautiful woman in the world. I feel fortunate to be born to them,” he added.
Asked would he write an autobiography, he said: “No. If people want to perceive the craft then they are free to do so and I respect that, but I feel hesitant to do something like that.”
Directed by Nitesh Tiwari, ‘Bhootnath Returns’ features Amitabh Boman Irani among others.