Nawazuddin Siddiqui, who walked the red carpet at the Cannes Film Festival on Tuesday, will star in an American independent film titled ‘Lakshman Lopez’. The Christmas-based film will be directed by Roberto Girault and is expected to begin shooting in the United States later this year.
In this regard, he said: “For starters, the opportunity to work on a Christmas movie is something different and it immediately caught my attention. Director Roberto Girault has shown his power and command before the camera, and the way he explores new sides . An actor can reveal. It’s a welcome challenge that I often look forward to. And most importantly, the name ‘Lakshman Lopez’ immediately piqued my curiosity.”
At the same time, Roberto was quoted as saying, “When I first read the script, I started looking for the right ‘Lakshman Lopez’ and my mind immediately went to Nawazuddin. I’ve seen some of his work and I know this role was for him.” the.” he will bring out a lesser known weak side.”
On Tuesday, Nawazuddin was seen on the red carpet as part of a delegation led by Information and Broadcasting Minister Anurag Thakur. As soon as news of Nawazuddin’s new Hollywood movie was shared on Reddit, some of his fans reacted.
One fan commented, “He’s such a brilliant actor that he’s watered down his craft in recent years in horrible movies and half-hearted OTT movies. I hope this changes things for him.” The fan later added, “I just want to see him do cool stuff like Manto or Sacred Games.”