Actor Abhishek Bachchan celebrates 16 years of Guru, a film which marked a breakout performance for the actor, fetching him Best Male Actor International Indian Film Academy Award.
Released in 2007, the film Guru directed and co-written by Mani Ratnam, also starred Mithun Chakraborty, Aishwarya Rai, Madhavan, Vidya Balan and Roshan Seth.
Sharing a video post on his social media profile, Abhishek Bachchan captioned his post, “16 years down the line and Gurukant Desai still remains close to heart! #Guru #16YearsOfGuru #ManiRatnam @aishwaryaraibachchan_arb @arrahman @mithunchakrabortyofficial @actormaddy @balanvidya @vijaykrishnaacharyaofficial @madrastalkies”
The score and soundtrack for the film was composed by A. R. Rahman.
The film was rumored to be a biopic of the industrial tycoon Dhirubhai Ambani, but Ratnam refuted the claims, clarifying it was a work of fiction. The movie was an instant hit at box-office.
Meanwhile on the work front, Abhishek Bachchan recently seen in the second season of the thriller web series Breathe: Into The Shadows alongside Amit Sadh and Nithya Menen.
The actor also starred in Dasvi with Yami Gautam and Nimrat Kaur. Now the actor will be seen in Ajay Devgn’s Bholaa as well as Ghoomer.