Comedian Ali’s sudden appearance at BJP’s office in New Delhi sparked speculation of him joining the ruling party in the wake of BJP-JanaSena alliance. In a clarification over his visit, Ali said that he came to seek appointment over a Bollywood actor’s visit to India which raised the brows of the Tollywood heads over his connections with Hollywood. Followed by which the star comedian gave surprising news on Wednesday. Speaking to the media, Ali confirmed his Hollywood debut under the direction of Indo-American filmmaker Jagdish Danetti.
Stating that it would be his first straight Hollywood movie, Ali announced that the flick will be bankrolled as a joint venture under Martin Films and Pink Jaguar Entertainment banners. Clearing the air around his sudden visit to the BJP’s office in New Delhi, Ali said that he was there to meet Information and Communication Minister Prakash Javadekar to seek shooting permission for the same film. Speaking to the media Ali said – “It feel very exciting to act in a Hollywood film. I congratulate director Jagdish Danetti over his film. I wish he stands as an example for many aspiring directors.” Jagadish also expressed happiness over working with a senior artist like Ali.