Jhund movies movie's Facts
In Jhund Mr B plays Vijay Barse, a legendary figure among street children of Nagpur, Vijay Barse motivated underprivileged kids to play football.
It is interesting that the name Vijay follows Mr Bachchan even into his first trueblue-biopic. The megastar-actor par excellence spent a large part of his life playing the character
Director Nagraj Manjule whose stunning Marathi film Sairat set new boxoffice records in Marathi cinema, is a huge Amitabh Bachchan fan.
He has watched each one of the Bachchan classics 10-12 times.In his heydays Manjule would even tuck(or rather,untuck) his shirt like Mr B In Deewaar.However on the sets it is a isn’t fan directing
the iconic superstar(remember Puri Jagannadh and his weirdly-spelt Bbuddah… Hoga Terra Baap?). Rather than play the fanboy, Manjule gets another classic ‘Vijay’ performance out of his hero.
Jhund began shooting in December 2018. It was hit by several problems. The original producers backed out