Freddy Daruwala who is gearing up for his upcoming film Umeed at the trailer launch on Thursday said, it is important to make films like Umeed.
Freddy who is playing the lead role spoke about the film and its subject he said, “ The subject that we have chosen is different. Usually people like watching entertainment film, but this is a different kind of entertainment. It is very important to make more films like Umeed. The film touches such stories from our society which we have never seen before.”
He further adds, “It’s not a serious film, it is a family film I would not want to give a label to the film at all. It is a simple film which is based on true incidents. Whoever is watching the trailer I am sure they love it. The movie is all the more exciting and heart touching.”
Freedy Daruwala who was last seen in Holiday with Akshay Kumar in a negative role was asked why he chose to do the film, he said, “As an actor, I am looking for scripts which are more challenging and more exciting to do. When I read the script and the story, my first thought was that I wanted to do it. I had to go through formal training too, it was a very educational film for us actors. As a responsible civilian, I think all our duty is to give something back to our society, I personally feel that by playing a role in this film, somewhere down the line I have managed to contribute something to the society.”
Umeed is a directed by Rajat Mukherjee and stars Harsh Chhaya, Anjali Patil, Dalip Tahil, Milind Gunaji and Mohan Kapoor. It will release on 22nd September 2017.