News|April 26, 2012 11:12 am

I’m an actor of the world: Anupam Kher

He’s been in the industry for 25 years, but he still talks with the enthusiasm of a newcomer. Anupam Kher is excited that he has a major Hollywood release lined up this year.

The Silver Linings Playbook also stars Robert De Niro, Bradley Cooper and Jennifer Lawrence. It is scheduled to release this November 21. I play Bradley Cooper’s shrink in it. I’m looking forward to it.

says Anupam.

The actor also reveals that he has just okayed a new Malayalam film titled Nayana.

I’ve done Marathi, Punjabi, Telugu, Kannada, Tamil and Bengali films. I’ve even done a Chinese film with Ang Lee. I’m an actor of the world to think of it.

says Anupam excitedly as he revels in this revelation.

He firmly believes that his being in multiple industries is one of the reasons why he has been able to make friends everywhere.

I’m just getting in from Kerala, where I had been for the housewarming of Blessy, the director of my Malayalam debut film Pranayam. In Chennai, I recently met up with actor Arvind Swamy, who is a dear friend, for dinner.

he says.

I’ve never told myself ‘I’m bored’ or ‘I’m not in the mood’. I believe that those phrases are luxuries of the intellectuals. We hard-working ones cannot afford that time or luxury. We need to go on and that is what I tell myself everyday.

he signs off.