Amitabh Bachchan’s The Last Lear premiered at the 2007 Toronto International Film Festival on September 9. The film will also be showcased at the London Film Festival.? The film was received positively by critics with many saying that Bachchan has given a career best performance.
The film is based on Utpal Dutt?s play and has an impressive starcast which includes Amitabh Bachchan, Arjun Rampal and Preity Zinta.
Amitabh Bachchan plays a veteran Shakesperean actor called Harish Mishra, Preity Zinta is plays the role of a bad actor named Shabnam, and Arjun Rampal plays the role of their film director Siddharth. Big B is suppose to have given a path breaking performance in the movie. He has also penned a few Hindi dialogues for the film. The film falls under the genre of Indian, English films.