MUMBAI: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan says Anurag Basu’s “Barfi!”, which tackles a sensitive love story of a deaf and mute boy and an autistic girl, says the movie is a beacon of change in Indian cinema.
“Indian Cinema, its films, directors, actors, technicians going through a magical phase of a change over … such exciting times,” tweeted the 69-year-old veteran.
“Barfi!” has Ranbir Kapoor and Priyanka Chopra in lead roles, with southern actress Ileana D’Cruz making her Bollywood debut in a key part.
Big B can’t stop praising the entire cast.
“Ranbir Kapoor a masterful brilliant performance… Priyanka, simply unbelievable, and Anurag Basu’s extraordinary making… In ‘Barfi’, the lovely Ileana d’Cruz in her debut for Hindi film… such a mature and balanced performance, many congratulations,” he added.