News|January 27, 2012 10:52 am

I am proud of Karan Malhotra- Shirish Kunder

Editor-turned-filmmaker Shirish Kunder says he is happy about the positive reactions for ‘Agneepath’ director Karan Malhotra, who was his assistant on his debut directorial ‘Jaan-E-Mann’.

Hearing a lot of nice things about ‘Agneepath’. Proud of the director Karan Malhotra. He was my assistant on ‘Jaan-E-Mann’.

Kunder posted on his Twitter page. ‘Jaan-E-Mann’, a 2006 movie, starred Salman Khan, Akshay Kumar and Preity Zinta in the lead roles. Malhotra was the first assistant director for the movie.

Malhotra’s directorial debut ‘Agneepath’, a remake of the 1990 movie of the same name, released Thursday. With Hrithik Roshan, Sanjay Dutt and Priyanka Chopra in key roles, the film has received a thumbs up from industry members.