Anil Kapoor: I’m as excited about Battle For Bittora as I was for 24!

Battle For Bittora is a love story between two politicians who, despite being in love, are contesting against each other in the elections

Actor-producer Anil Kapoor, who has bought the movie rights of author Anuja Chauhan’s novel Battle For Bittora, is very excited about the project and says it will make for a fantastic film.

“The way I got excited for my 24 project (Indian adaptation of American TV series of like name), the same way I am very passionate and very excited about this film also,” the 57-year-old told reporters. “I feel the content of the book will make a fantastic film,” he added.

The actor-producer has roped in his daughter Sonam Kapoor for the film, however, he didn’t reveal anything about her role and said, and “It is too early to talk about it”.

Anil has earlier produced Badhaai Ho Badhaai, Gandhi, My Father and Aisha among others.

Meanwhile, he is looking forward to Sonam starrer Bewakoofiyan, slated to release March 14. “I have read the script of Bewakoofiyaan. It will be a nice, fun and romantic film and I am looking forward to it,” he said.

Bewakoofiyaan, produced by Yash Raj Films, directed by Nupur Asthana, also features Ayushmann Khurrana and Rishi Kapoor.