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‘Masud Rana’s shooting set to kick-off 

Film’s budget Tk 83 crore!

 Entertainment Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 04:21 PM, 22 July 2019   Updated: 04:23 PM, 22 July 2019

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Jaaz Multimedia is going to make a film based on the popular thriller novel Masud Rana series ‘Dhangsha Pahar’. Three production companies and Hollywood’s production company Silverline will work as associate producers with the company. The film's shooting will begin soon, the production company said. 

Hollywood actor Mickey Rourke and Indian professional wrestler ‘The Great Khali’ will star in ‘Masud Rana’ film, according to Jaaz Multimedia sources. 

On Monday, Jaaz’s Facebook page revealed some other actors name, crew members name and their plans.

Apart from Mickey Rourke and Khali, ‘The Transporter’ actor Gabriel Wright, ‘The Matrix Reloaded’ actor Daniel Bernhardt, and Michael Paré. And Bangladeshi actors will play the role of Masud Rana, Kabir Chowdhury, and Rupa. A Bollywood actress will play the role of Sulta Debi. A retired Major General of Bangladesh Army will play the role of Rahat Khan, boss of Masud Rana. 

But who will play in these roles is yet known. However, the Jaaz authorities will officially reveal the names soon.  

The film will be made in two languages and has been budgeted for about $10 million or Tk 83 crore. The shooting will be done in Mauritius, Thailand, and Bangladesh. 

A former agent of the US Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) has worked as a project advisor of Masud Rana. So, Masud Rana’s look is like a real spy.

Abdul Aziz, Asif Akbar, and Nazim Ud-Dawla have revised, modified, and amplified the script of Kazi Anwar Hossain’s novel ‘Masud Rana-Dhangsha Pahar’.  

The professional scriptwriter, movie critics of Hollywood has subsequently fine-tuned the screenplay. The film will be directed by Bangladeshi-born Hollywood director Asif Akbar. 

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