Jackie Shroff is in the acting industry for a very long time now. His decades of hard and best work has brought him laurels. The actor enjoys a reputable and respectable position in the Bollywood industry. The actor was recently seen in the Salman Khan starter Radhe: Your Most Wanted Bhai. Now, as per the latest reports, Jackie has bagged the role in the movie based on the life of Slow Joe. He has signed an international project and will play the role of a musician based on the life of Joseph Manuel Da Rocha aka Slow Joe.
Jackie Shroff Bags the Role in an International Movie Based on the life of Slow Joe
The project is an international one that will cover the story that follows the life of a 64-year-old frail musician. It also shows how the musician goes on to become a big name and a huge sensation in France. The actor is currently preparing for the role. Jackie Shroff confirmed the role in the film to Bollywood Hungama.
The co-production between India, France, and Singapore, will be bankrolled by Indian origin Singaporean producer Shreyashi Sen under her Darpan Global banner.
The movie will be shot in locations namely Paris, Mumbai, Goa, and Lyon in France. It will be made in English, French, and Konkani languages.
Also, only recently, Jackie revealed that he was a big reason behind Salman’s debut film. He played an instrumental role in setting Khan’s career. The duo enjoys a friendship of more than three decades. At that time Salman was a model. He then took his first step in the industry as an assistant director for the movie Falak. During the movie, Khan was in charge of Jackie Shroff’s clothes and shoes. In addition to this, Jackie considers himself ‘instrumental’ for Salman’s break as an actor in the industry. Read more about it here.
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