With a sterling cast, this enthralling thriller delves into the mathematics behind betting and high risk behaviour, while highlighting the psychology of temptation and greed, through the events in the lives of a genius and his students.
Did you know?
Ben Kingsley was added to the movie cast late on. Amitabh Bachchan's character is meant to be a genius at maths who looks up to someone as the ultimate genius. Even though this character was in the script the actor was not finalized. Keeping Mr Bachchan's stature in mind, it had to be somebody that had a very strong screen presence and it had to be a brilliant actor. The first actor that came to the director's mind was Kingsley. The producer approached him, and he really liked the script so agreed to be a part of it. Read More