While Mithun Chakraborty is making a comeback with Mohit Sharma’s Bhootiyapa after a brief break due to ill health, his youngest son Namashi is also preparing for his debut. The young actor is going to make his Bollywood debut with Rajkumar Santoshi’s Bad Boy. Along with Namashi, producer Sajid Qureshi’s daughter Amrin is being launch with the film.

According to a report in Mumbai Mirror, director Rajkumar Santoshi has quietly kicked off the shooting of the film on May 18 in Bangalore. Sajid Qureshi informed the daily, “He had several rounds of auditions before deciding on them and thereafter put both of them through some acting workshops.”

The producer also revealed that the film will be on the lines of Shahid Kapoor and Ileana D’cruz’s Phata Poster Nikhla Hero and Ajab Prem Ki Ghazab Kahani, featuring Ranbir Kapoor and Katrina Kaif as youngsters connect with this genre.

The producer said that Mithun Chakraborty was in the US when Namashi was signed for the film. He added, “But on his return, he met us and discussed the script. Any father would be pleased to have his child launched by Rajkumar Santoshi, it means the film is in safe hands.”

The film is scheduled to be shot in the next 65 days in Mumbai and Bangalore. After a non-stop schedule in Bangalore the will be shot in Mumbai for a few days. A few songs of the film will be shot abroad.

The makers are planning for a Diwali release for the film. Akshay Kumar’s Housefull 4 is also scheduled to release this Diwali.