Anil Kapoor’s son Harshvardhan enters Indian cinema
By Sadaf Shinwari - Tue Aug 07 2012, 10:48 am
According to Times of India (TOI) Harshavardhan is all set for to enter Bollywood. He will not face the camera initially but would stay behind it and learn some film-making from director Anurag Kashyap. Harshavardhan will assist Anurag in Ranbir Kapoor and Anushka Sharma’s starrer ‘Bombay Velvet’.
Dad Anil Kapoor says: “Anurag and Harsh have been in touch for many years. They have their own equation.”
Learning filmmaking standing behind the camera has been a fast catching trend in Bollywood. Many stars kids have done this before. Before debuting with ‘Ishaqzaade’, Boney Kapoor’s son Arjun Kapoor assisted Karan Johar in ‘Kal Ho Na Ho’, David Dhawan’s son Varun Dhawan also assisted Karan Johar in ‘My Name Is Khan’.
Ranbir Kapoor also assisted Sanjay Leela Bhansali before he debuted with ‘Saawariya’. Aamir Khan’s son Junaid though has not plans in entering filmdom is assisting Raj Kumar Hirani in his next project. He is on search of exotic location for the film shoot.
Six-foot tall Harshvardha also wants to learn filmmaking under an ace director before he takes up acting in full-fledged. He has taken courses in cinematography and screenplay writing in Los Angeles. He is currently in Orange County, LA but will soon shift his base to Mumbai.