1993 Mumbai blasts - the theme of Nikhil Advani's D Day
Dainikbhaskar.com | Nov 28, 2012, 16:46PM IST
Mumbai: The 1993 blasts that had shattered Mumbai inspired Nikhil Advani to make the movie 'D Day'.
According to the media reports, it was the 1993 Mumbai blasts that made Nikhil ponder over the communal differences in the society, which motivated him to make this movie.
Speaking to a English Daily, Nikhil said,"For the first time I realised I was a Hindu and I did not like it. I grew up in a city, which is cosmopolitan; where everybody was treated in the same way".
While the details of the film are kept under wraps, gossip mills are abuzz that the film is an espionage thriller about RAW agents and about bringing Dawood Ibrahim back to India. It is set against the backdrop of the 1990s Mumbai bomb blasts.
Nikhil has already started shooting the first schedule of 'D-Day'. It is reported that Arjun Rampal and Irrfan Khan will play RAW agents in the film, while Rishi Kapoor to play the role of the dreaded terrorist.