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Was amused, confused to bag Manmohan Singh's role: Anupam Kher

IANS  |  Mumbai 

Veteran star says he had mixed emotions when he bagged the role of former Indian Singh in "The Accidental Prime Minister".

on Wednesday treated his fans to a question and answer session on Twitter, where a fan asked about his reaction on bagging the role of Singh.

"I was amused and confused in the beginning. But then I read the script. It blew my mind. It challenged the in me," wrote.

Another fan asked Anupam about Narendra Modi's character in the film.

"Will be introducing the in due course," said Anupam, who has been revealing the actors playing the various characters in the film.

He said it has been a "brilliant experience" shooting for the film, which has been shot in and

"One doesn't get such script so often. There was no struggle. I am a I am sincere to my profession," he said.

The film is based on a book by Sanjaya Baru, a former media advisor to Singh. features as Baru, and Divya plays Singh's wife in the movie.

It is directed by debutant Vijay Ratnakar Gutte, along with Hansal Mehta as the

The script of "The Accidental Prime Minister", produced by Bohra Bros, is written by It is slated to release on December 21.



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First Published: Wed, July 11 2018. 18:10 IST