Himesh Reshammiya started it. Now wearing different hats seems to be the order of, well, while director Farhan Khan is currently facing the camera for the hardcore rock-musical Rock On, the camera-shy czarina of the home medium, Ekta Kapoor, is all set to do her first acting role. And itís brother Tusshar Kapoorís brainchild that she is ready to break tradition and face the camera for. Itís for their home production. Theyíre doing this rib-tickling satire on the underworld featuring Anupam Kher, Rajpal Yadav and Ekta.
Mithun Chakraborty plays an underworld don. And Ekta fits in the antithetical role in the film like a hand in a glove,Ē revealed Tusshar. Earlier, Tusshar had coaxed father Jeetendra out of retirement to play his sonís dad in Kucch To Hai. But sister Ekta was a tougher nut to crack. However, he managed to convince her. ďEkta couldnít say no to me. Besides, the role is tailor-made for her. Ekta, meanwhile, is actually delighted to be shaking off her reticence and facing the camera this year. Of her acting debut, the big television producer said, ďIím giving them some time this week to shoot my scenes. Itís a small role and how could I say no to my brother? I donít turn him down for anything. My scenes are with Mithun Chakraborty. So you can imagine how nervous I am.Ē