Byline by- Vinayak Heliwal
Love Yatri fame Ayush Sharma’s next project Guns of North will be directed by Mahesh Manjrekar.Mahesh Manjrekar has been roped in to direct the film for Salman Khan’s home Production.
Guns of North is the remake of Marathi gangster dram Mulshi Pattern where Manjrekar had already played a key role in the film.Revealing about the reason to rope in Manjrekar as the director, the source said that his excellent work in Vaastav and City of Gold has made him the best choice for this film.
The script of the film has undergone several changes. As Salman Khan’s extended cameo has been removed from the film. Salman was supposed to play a Sikh cop in the film. The makers felt that adding a cop track would take away from the essence of the film and would disrupt the script.
Guns of North is a gangster drama and it will be shot in real locations.The source added that the script is almost locked and Manjrekar will have several acting workshops with Ayush in October.The director is currently working towards getting together an ensemble cast.
Meanwhile Salman is currently busy prepping for his small and big screen ventures. Salman will shoot for his reality show, Big Boss 14 for a day on October 1. This will be followed by a 10- day schedule of the Prabhudeva directed action-thriller Radhe in the city.