Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s forthcoming film My Friend Pinto is a slice of life film where the protagonist goes out to find his long lost friend and turns the friend’s life into a nightmare. Prateik plays Michael Pinto who has a special knack for finding trouble in the unlikeliest of places often resulting in the most outlandish and hilarious situations.
Bhansali is producing the film in association with UTV Motion Pictures and Raaghav Dar is making his debut as director. The female lead is played by Kalki Koechlin. The film is said to appeal to the Gen X audience and their sensibilities.
The film is nearing completion and getting ready for release during the oncoming festival season.