SunstarTV Bureau: Bollywood actor and ‘The Family Man’ star Manoj Bajpayee is quarantined himself at home after contracting the virus, according to a statement released by his representatives.
Meanwhile, the director of the noted actor next film Despatch, Kanu Behl has also tested positive for coronavirus.
The shooting of Despatch has been stalled after Bajpayee and Behl contracted the virus. Despatch is an investigative thriller set in the world of crime journalism. Manoj, who started the shoot of the film in February, essays the role of a man who finds himself sucked into the murky underbelly of business and crime.
The film also stars Shahana Goswami. Manoj is also awaiting the release of season two of his Amazon Prime Video series The Family Man, directed by Raj Nidimoru and Krishna DK. His film ‘Silence… Can You Hear It?’ will premiere on March 26 on streaming platform ZEE5.
Recently, Bollywood actor Ranbir Kapoor and filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali also tested positive for coronavirus.