14 years ago
Sammir Dattani finally makes it to the big league. After having started
his career in 2004 with Rajshri Productions' Uff Kya Jadoo Mohabbat
Hai, the actor struggled for five years before landing himself a Karan
Johar Productions' film.
The actor who got critical acclaim with
Mukhbiir, has signed Dharma Production's I hate love stories, which
also stars, Sonam Kapoor and Imran Khan. The film is being directed by
Punit Malhotra, who is designer Manish Malhotra's nephew. A source
close to the actor reveals, "Sammir is very excited because this is his
actual big break. Even though he's done a handful of films, getting a
break in Karan Johar's production house is a huge deal for him. He has
already done the look tests for the film along with Sonam and Imran."
details about his character the source adds, "It's a love triangle with
twists. Sonam and Sammir are in love and Imran is the third angle. He
comes along and then falls in love with Sonam. The film then follows
the love stories between the three of them." The shooting starts in
November. Manish Malhotra is doing the clothes for all the actors.
has just completed the shooting for Shyam Benegal's next starring
Minissha Lamba and Boman Irani. He's also signed a horror movie with
Percept titled 8, which will go on floors soon. Sammir had earlier
signed a three-film contract with the production house.