Eye surgery cannot deter the Amitabh Bachchan. Barely hours after surgery and his return home, the unstoppable mega-star is anxious to get back home. He is the only major star who has as many as five projects on hand in various stages of completion.
There is the now-complete and ready-for-release suspense thriller Chehre, to be followed by the sports epic Jhund and the mega sci-fi thriller Brahmastra where he shares screen space for the first time with his favourite contemporary actor Ranbir Kapoor. While Chehre needs Mr Bachchan’s time for promotion, Jhund is in post-production and would still require shooting dates from the actor. Brahmastra is a long way from being completed.
In addition, Mr Bachchan has a guest appearance in Queen, the Kannada remake of Vikas Bahl’s Queen.
It all adds up to a whole lot of work. And health setbacks are a big stumbling block.
Says a close friend of the family, “Amitji just refuses to slow down. Health cannot stop him. His…