Madhur Bhandarkar to make Tollywood debut with Abhijatrik

Subhrajit Mitra's directorial Abhijatrik is to bring Apu back on the silver screen. The movie will be based on Bibhutibhushan Bandyopadhyay's Aparajito will start where the iconic Apu Trilogy by Satyajit Ray ended and take Apu and Kajal's story forward. Arjun Chakraborty will play Apu in the movie. Bollywood filmmaker Madhur Bhandarkar will present the black and white movie. Bhandarkar, who was present in the film's mahurat, says, "Apu is loved by the entire world. We cannot achieve Satyajit Ray's feat. However, the film will be about the characters and incidents that were not in Satyajit's film." The idea of making a black and white film in a time of Netflix had attracted him, revealed Madhur. 

Madhur Bhandarkar Abhijatrik