Hrithik Roshan is set to star in Super 30. The shooting of the film, which is based on the life of ace mathematician Anand Kumar will begin from today. The actor has met Anand Kumar, who is a Patna based IIT tutor to understand the character in depth. Recently, the makers of Super 30 revealed the first look of Hrithik Roshan’s character in the film. They took to their official Twitter handle to share the first look of the same and stated,

“From the first page in Benares! @ihrithik as Anand Kumar! #Super30 @Super30Film @RelianceEnt@NGEMovies 

@anandteacherpic.twitter.com/ddnhDqyI5B

— Phantom Films (@FuhSePhantom) February 6, 2018 “

Hrithik’s first look of the film shows Hrithik donning thick beard and rough hair. Well, it seems that Hrithik has got into the character of teacher quite easily in the Vikas Bahl directorial. According to a report in a leading Indian daily, Hrithik will be shooting for the next schedule of the film in Patna and Banaras. The shoot will take place for 10 days. Major parts of the film will be shot in Mumbai. In May, the last schedule of the film will be shot in Patna.

Earlier, talking about Hrithik doing the film, mathematician Anand Kumar had said in an interview, “I am happy that Hrithik will play me because he is the best choice for the role. His dedication towards his work and the kind of versatility he exhibits as an actor is very inspiring. Being a rooted and passionate person myself, I feel that he will bring an emotional depth to my life on screen,”

The makers of the film are still looking out for the female lead for the film. Super 30 which is directed by Queen director Vikas Bahl is scheduled to release on January 25, 2019.