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Amitabh Bachchan recalls ‘DEEWAR’ as he shoots for ‘Mayday’ at same spot: Looking back in time

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan is an avid social media user, and the actor surely knows how to delight and keep his fan army entertained with his colourful and motivational posts.

Besides his acting prowess, Amitabh enjoys a massive fan following on the social media and often steals his fan’s hearts with his stunning pictures. The 78-year-old actor keeps sharing glimpses of his projects, selfies, throwback memories, and family snaps on the Instagram. 

The senior actor is very popular on Instagram and Twitter for his striking updates. With more than 24 million followers on the photo-sharing app, Amitabh always gives a sneak peek into his daily life. The megastar is currently busy with the shooting of thrilling, human drama, ‘Mayday’. 

Now on Monday, the actor took a trip down the memory lane as he shared the picture of the shoot location on his Instagram handle. Amitabh recalled that he had shot for his iconic film ‘Deewar’ at the same location where he has been shooting his new film ‘Mayday’. 

Sharing a then-and-now click from the shoot spot, the ‘Paa’ actor said that he had shot for ‘Deewar’ in 1975 and now he is shooting for ‘Mayday’ in 2021 at the same place. He also mentioned about the arch in the stone building where the last scenes of ‘Deewar’ was filmed. He said that at the same spot Shashi Kapoor who played the role of a Police Officer shoots his brother Vijay (played by Amitabh) in the film. 

Amitabh captioned his posts as, “Looking back on time .. see that arch in the stone building at the back .. in a shadow loop .. Police Officer Shashi Kapoor shoots his brother Vijay in DEEWAR at that spot in film .. today shooting same place for MAYDAY .. 42 years later .. Deewar made in 1979 to today 2021 .. Been a while !!”, “Deewar 1975 .. Mayday 2021 .. looking back in time .. the same corridor .. the same location .. so many film shoots here of several films of mine .. but today .. this came up”.

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Amitabh Bachchan and Ajay Devgn have reunited after seven years for ‘Mayday’. Ajay is directing the legend for the first time, and he will also be seen portraying the role of a pilot in the movie. Meanwhile, Amitabh’s character is under wraps right now.

The actors have worked together earlier in movies like ‘Major Sahab’, ‘Khakee’, ‘Teen Patti’ and ‘Satyagraha’. Produced and directed by Ajay Devgn, the filming started on December 11, in Hyderabad. The movie stars Amitabh, Ajay and Rakul Preet Singh in the lead roles. The movie also stars Angira Dhar in the pivotal role. The flick will release on April 29, 2022.

On the professional front, Amitabh Bachchan was last seen in ‘Gulabo Sitabo’. He was also seen hosting ‘Kaun Banega Crorepati 12’. His upcoming projects are- ‘Chehre’, ‘Brahmastra’, and ‘Jhund’.

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