Bollywood actress Shraddha Kapoor was grilled by the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) as a part of their probe into a possible drugs angle within the Sushant Singh Rajput death on Saturday. Meanwhile her father, veteran actor Shakti Kapoor, has been cast as a narcotics officer in an upcoming film inspired by the lifetime of late actor Sushant.
Kapoor senior essays a narcotics officer within the film “Nyaay: The Justice”, which is incidentally backed by Sarla A. Saraogi, whose husband Ashok M. Saraogi represents Sushant’s ex-manager Shruti Modi within the ongoing investigations.
Informing about an equivalent , the film’s lead actor Zuber K. Khan told IANS: “Aman Verma is playing an ED officer, Shakti Kapoor sir is playing narcotics officer and Sudha Chandran ji is playing a CBI officer within the film.”
Although the casting is completed , the three actors are yet to start filming.
Zuber plays a personality called Mahendra Singh, or Mahi, inspired by Sushant Singh Rajput, while actress Shreya Shukla plays a personality named Urvashi, inspired by Sushant’s girlfriend Rhea Chakraborty.
The actor informed casting is nearly complete for characters inspired by actresses Sara Ali Khan, Ankita Lokhande and Kriti Sanon, who had close ties with Sushant in several phases of his real world , besides his ex-manager Disha Salian and former business manager Shruti Modi.
“Shoot has started. The storyline is getting bigger and more characters are being included. Casting has almost been completed for characters like Ankita (Lokhande), Kriti Sanon, Sara Ali Khan, Sushant’s family, his sisters, lawyer, even ex-manager Disha Salian and Shruti Modi, his staff, his cook and friends,” said Zuber.
Ex-Bigg Boss contestant Somi Khan will play Sushant’s ex-manager Disha Salian, who gave up the ghost on June 8, six days before the actor’s death on Flag Day .
The investigation into Sushant’s death has now taken a turn towards probing Bollywood’s alleged drug links. The film explores this angle also .
“I have shot a scene where he’s seen during a high state. They haven’t shown him doping but he’s high which is shown. Then there’s one scene where Rhea and Sushant’s characters are seen smoking and drinking while discussing something. regardless of the audience is learning from media reports (regarding drugs), bit of which will be shown within the film, albeit that angle isn’t being emphasised,” Zuber added.
He further informed that each one speculations about Sushant’s death will taken under consideration within the film — the speculated murder also as suicide angles.
The film has four songs including a dance number, keeping in mind that Sushant was a really good dancer.
Directed by Dilip Gulati, “Nyaay: The Justice” is backed by Rahul Sharma. Shooting is predicted to conclude by mid-October and therefore the ma