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I have stopped reading new scripts, says Manoj Bajpayee!

19th Jan, 2022

Nowadays, the Satya fame Bollywood actor Manoj Bajpayee is one of the busiest stars in Bollywood. With the numerous projects in 2021 being delayed due to the deadly second wave, the actor has numerous projects in the pipeline which are bound to keep him busy till the end of 2023. 

Amid hectic schedule, Manoj Bajpayee successfully wrapped up the shoot of Raam Reddy’s yet-untitled project and Kanu Behl’s investigative thriller Despatch in 2021. He then started work on Abhishek Chaubey's next. The movie will see Manoj reuniting with his Sonchiriya director and sharing screen space with Konkona Sensharma.

While the shoot started last month, it came to a halt due to the current surge in Covid-19 cases across India. "The drama also stars Sayaji Shinde, M Nassar and some well-known actors from the south film industry. The shoot was recently put on hold after Mumbai witnessed a surge in COVID cases. But Abhishek has informed the unit that as soon as the cases are brought under control, he will return to the set. Manoj has 10 days’ work remaining on the project." a close source source disclosed to a daily. 

Amid a hectic line up till 2023, the Shool star disclosed to a media source that he has stopped reading any new scripts as his schedule will not allow him to take on any new project. 
"With the commitments I have, it will be hectic till the end of 2023. I have to finish all the films I have committed to. Only for this reason, I have stopped reading new scripts and taking narrations. At this point of time, I don’t have dates," the actor disclosed to a media source.