Why Shekhar Kapur in Viswaroopam?

Shekhar Kapur is a popular filmmaker, but he has taken to do a big role in Kamal Haasan’s Viswaroopam.

Ask how Kamal managed to get him in his team, the Ulaga Nayakan, says, ”I have been trying to get Shekhar Kapur to do a film with me for 26 years. Each time I meet him, we discuss at least 10 ideas. It took me these many years to get him to do a special appearance for me’.

The surprise package of the film is Rahul Bose. ‘Rahul did a workshop for a month and a half and even learnt the Tamil lines,’ said Kamal.