Dimple Kapadia impressed everyone as she bagged celebrated Hollywood filmmaker Christopher Nolan’s next, Tenet. The actress will be seen playing a pivotal role in the spy thriller. And Dimple Kapadia is not the only Indian connection that the film will have, as Christopher Nolan plans to shoot several portions in Mumbai.
According to a report in Mumbai Mirror, the filmmaker did a recce in Mumbai and plans to shoot several parts of the film in mid-September. The report quoted a source as saying, “Nolan was in Mumbai last year for an event hosted by Film Heritage Foundation’s Shivendra Singh Dungarpur on the need to promote the use, restoration and preservation of films. During his four-day stay he decided to shoot here, and in September will mostly be filming in South Bombay, around the Gateway of India, the Taj Mahal hotel and the Colaba Market. For the recce, he was accompanied by production designer Nathan Crowley and cinematographer, Hoyte Van Hoytema among other team members with Shivendra helping them scout for locations too.”
A seven to eight-day schedule is being planned in Mumbai and will feature several chase sequences. Apart from India, the actioner will be shot in seven international locations including US, Estonia, Italy and London. Tenet is set against the backdrop of an international world of espionage and boasts of an ensemble cast of Hollywood A-listers like Michael Caine, John David Washington, Kenneth Branagh, Robert Pattinson, Elizabeth Debicki, Aaron Taylor-Johnson, and Clemence Poesy. The filmmaker is planning to release Tenet in July 2020.
Speaking about Dimple Kapadia’s role in the film, a source told Mirror, “Dimple plays a 60-plus lady who has a crucial role in the narrative. Her readings were done at a Sobo hotel.” Apart from this massive Hollywood acquisition, Dimple will also be seen in Salman Khan’s Dabangg 3. While her character passed away in the first part of the cop franchise, Dimple will be seen in lengthy flashback scenes in the third instalment.
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