Amitabh Bachchan will finally be seen in his first Hollywood movie, The Great Gatsby, a 3D adaptation of the classic novel. Directed by Baz Luhrmann, the $125 million film has a stellar cast which includes, Leonardo DiCaprio,Tobey Maguire,Isla Fisher, & Carey Mulligan.Warner Bros said in a statement, “Bachchan, the elder statesman of Indian cinema and one of the most recognised faces on the planet, will play the role of Meyer Wolfsheim,” a Jewish man with a gambling problem.
Production began yesterday in Sydney contrary to New York where the book takes place. Who’s excited to see the Big B go to Hollywood?!