Speculation about Happy New Year's cast continues. Earlier Farah Khan had confirmed that Boman Irani and Jackie Shroff are to star alongside Shah Rukh Khan in Happy New Year. Some reports also suggested that Abhishek Bachchan has been confirmed as one of the male leads. According to recent reports, Prithviraj Sukumaran (of Aiyyaa fame) and Sidharth Malhotra (of Student Of The Year fame) have also been confirmed to star alongside SRK in the movie.
Full video of A Tribute to Hindi Cinema event at the 12th Marrakech International Film Festival on 1 December 2012. Seen in the video are French actress Catherine Deneuve, Amitabh Bachchan, Shah Rukh Khan, Hrithik Roshan, Sridevi, Sharmila Tagore, Tabu, Arjun Rampal, Karan Johar, Maliaka Arora Khan, Neetu Kapoor, Rishi Kapoor, Prakash Jha, Ashutosh Gowariker, Abhay Deol, Kalki Koechlin, Anurag Kashyap, Boney Kapoor, Zoya Akhtar, Boman Irani, the SOTY trio Alia Bhatt, Sidharth Malhotra, Varun Dhawan and others.
Remember Shaukeen? The Utpal Dutt, Ashok Kumar, and AK Hangal starrer is probably Bollywood’s only attempt to portray lecherous dirty old men on the big screen. Despite its cheesy premise, the movie, which starred Mithun Chakraborty and Rati Agnihotri as well, ended up impressing the audience and is considered a cult classic.