Line producer Shaukat Shaikh, who owns the Fisherman Films Line Production Company and who has shot the field for many films in Lonavala, Khandala and the Konkan region. The Baramati schedule from Ajay Devgn, Amitabh Bachchan star “Mayday” was recently finalized and Shaukat was in charge of it. The film, which hit the ground in December 2020, will hit screens in April 2022.
Shaukat has known Ajay for many years and has also directed the field shoots for many of his films under the Ajay Devgn Film banner. The former said: “I met Ajay while filming ‘Omkara’ and have been in contact ever since. I did a lot of outdoor shots for projects under his production company. He was here with Amitabh Sir to shoot for the Baramati schedule of their upcoming film ‘Mayday’. It was a two day schedule and we completed it successfully. “
When he talked about Big B, he said he had been in awe of him since meeting him while filming “Khakee”. He said, “He’s a brilliant performer and I’ve seen ‘Agneepath’ just for him over 40 times. It’s my favorite movie of all time. Amitabh Sir is a legend and it is always a pleasure to meet him. “
“Although I first met him while filming ‘Khakee’, this was the first time I clicked on a picture with him. He’s such a humble and polite man, ”he added. Shaukat concluded with the words: “I wish the ‘Mayday’ team all the best. The movie looks pretty good and it will be exciting to see on the big screen. “