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Big-B said yes to 'PINK' after five-minute narration: Shoojit Sircar

Updated: Sep 11, 2016 10:01 IST

New Delhi [India], Sept. 11 (ANI): Shoojit Sircar, who is all set to release his much awaited production venture 'PINK,' starring Amitabh Bachchan, recently revealed that Big-B took "just five minutes" to say yes to the movie.

In an interview with radio jockey Hrishikesh Kannan of 94. 3 RadioOne, Shoojit spoke about some unknown facts about the making of this courtroom drama.

HrishiKay took to Twitter to share a sneak peak of what the 'Piku' director said, "'After just 5 min narration @SrBachchan said yes to @TheFilmPink &thats a huge responsibility on me' @ShoojitSircar."

Further speaking about national award winning filmmaker Aniruddha Roy Chowdhury, who is making his Bollywood debut with 'PINK,' Shoojit said that it was music composer Shantanu Moitra who introduced him to Aniruddha.

"My dear friend from college @ShantanuMoitra 1st introduced me to @aniruddhatony " @ShoojitSircar @TheFilmPink #943," HrishiKay's second tweet on the 'Vicky Donor' director's interview read.

On a related note, Shantanu Moitra has composed songs for 'PINK,' along with 'Piku' fame music director Anupam Roy.

Set to release on September 16, the title ' PINK' stands for empowering women.

The movie stars Tapsee Pannu, Kirti Kulhari, Andrea Tariang and Angad Bedi, along with the Shehenshah of Bollywood. (ANI)