Milan Luthria’s Badshaaho is released in theatres, the heist drama set against the backdrop of the Emergency period in India stars Ajay Devgn, Emraan Hashmi, Ileana D’cruz and Esha Gupta in lead roles.
Emraan Hashmi excited about his latest venture visited Gaiety Galaxy Theatre in Mumbai to interact with fans and see their reaction, said this is something every actor lives for.
“I am here to check out the reaction of Audience and I am very happy. I haven’t done something like this in a long time, visit a theatre, but this experience is really nice, to see a film like this in theatre and see the reaction of audience, this is what we live for” said Emraan.
The film is set during the Emergency period (1975-77) but it is less a period film than an action thriller. Baadshaho released on 3242 screens worldwide. Among these, 2800 screens are in India and 442 are abroad.
Talking about the figures, Emraan quipped that he is not aware of figures but initial reports are encouraging.
“I am not aware of the figures, but I am here to see the appreciation and initial reports are really encouraging” added Emraan.
Emraan plays the role of Dalia, a local outlaw of sorts who collaborated to pull off an impossible gold heist. The actor is happy that his role is being appreciated. He said, “I am quite happy that audience is appreciating my performance. Film is being appreciated”
The film also stars Vidyut Jamwal and Sanjay Mishra in pivotal roles.