Actor Rajkummar Rao
, who has proved his versatility with diverse roles in films like Shahid
, Love Sex Our Dhokha (LSD), Aligarh
, which was screened at Mami, comes across as a meek and mild-mannered person, which is why this piece of news will make you sit up and take notice.
Rao, who had teamed up with Hansal Mehta
, Citylights and Aligarh
, will play a radicalised Britisher of Pakistani origin Omar Sheikh (infamous for killing Wall Street Journal reporter Daniel Pearl
) in Mehta’s upcoming film Omerta.
In an interview to a leading daily, Mehta said, “This film is based on the said international fugitive, who was involved in Pearl’s murder, and it covers a host of terrorist activities (including 26/11) seen through the eyes of this person, who was at the centre of it all. After watching ‘A Mighty Heart
’ (2007), I wanted to know more about