At a promotional event of his upcoming film ‘I’, Oscar-winning music composer A.R. Rahman has said that he is busy scripting a film that he also plans to co-produce.
Rahman also rubbished reports of him directing a film in the near future, saying he isn’t even thinking of directing a film at this point in time.
“I am not thinking about direction. I am scripting a film and also co-producing it. It’s in the process” he said.
On asked about his decision to compose the music for Shankar’s upcoming movie ‘I’, which releases in the second week of January, Rahman said “Shankar told me about this story 15 years back and since then he nurtured and worked on this story. I knew about this film so I did this film”
The Oscar-winning composer is also in the running for Academy Awards this year too. ‘Million Dollar Arm’, ‘The Hundred-Foot Journey’ and ‘Kochadaiiyaan’ have all been shortlisted by a list released by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.