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By Philip Bode, May 2, 2011 – 14:18 IST
You might know him better as Mimoh in the action flick Jimmy where he played a disc jockey, but today Mahakshay Chakraborty is all set make a come back with profound depthness, literally, in Vikram Bhatt’s latest stereoscopic horror film, Haunted. Haunted is the first Bollywood film made using, a 3D stereoscopic production pipeline with technicians from LA. Mahakshay is the son of a legendary superstar Mithun Chakraborty, his mother is renowned ’70s actress Yogita Bali and although he wanted to be an actor early in life, astonishingly his inception to the entertainment industry was through dancing… he was appreciated for his various dance performances. At one such performance a critic who witnessed Mahakshay perform, lauded and recommended the young lad to filmmaker Raj Sippy. Raj took an instant liking in him and signed him up for Jimmy; this was to be his debut film. Mahakshay has now come a long way since his days of Jimmy, with him losing his long locks, he is all set to grab a stock of Bollywood’s smoking barrels with his latest film Haunted. Bollywood Hungama gets Mahakshay to talk about his character Rehan, the switch on and off technique, and lot more about his upcoming film Haunted.
“I felt pressurized since it was a Vikram Bhatt film” My character’s name is Rehaan, who has just finished completing his education in America and he’s a skeptic when it comes to believing in ghost and demons. At some point in his More >