Amitabh Bachchan has flown to Sydney to participate in the shooting of the Hollywood film The Great Gatsby which is being directed by Baz Luhrmann. The films star cast includes Leonardo di Caprio and Tobey Maguire.
The Big B has earlier stated that he would appear in a cameo in the film and he is doing it for the sake of the director Luhrmann who happens to be his dreiend. The actor also stated that he is acting without taking any remuneration.
This is the first appearance of Amitabh in a Hollywood film. He posted on the microblog social network site that he feels like a stranger among the giants of the International movie world and feels as though he is starting off all over again..