Bachchans' world tour to start July 18
Stars like Akshay Kumar, Madhuri Dikshit and Preity Zinta besides the Bachchan trio who are a part of the much-in-news tour, have already begun rehearsals in Mumbai.entertainment Updated: Oct 10, 2008 18:30 IST
Amitabh Bachchan, his son Abhishek and daughter-in-law Aishwarya Rai are set to appear on one stage in 'The Unforgettable Tour of Bollywood cinema across some big cities of the west starting on July 18 in Toronto.
Taking time from their busy schedules, the stars which include Akshay Kumar, Madhuri Dikshit and Preity Zinta besides the Bachchan trio, have begun rehearsals in Mumbai.
The elaborate song-n-dance sequences will bring alive the "most unforgettable moments in Indian cinema".
The first leg of the tour spans 10 cities like Los Angeles, San Fransisco, Trinidad & Tobago, Houston, Atlantic City, New York, Vancouver, London and Amsterdam.
Speaking about it, Abhishek said the tour promises to be an memorable experience for Indian film aficionados across the globe.
"We are all geared up to perform and entertain the global audience. Aishwarya will be performing some of her most popular numbers including the Dola Re with Madhuri Dixit from 'Devdas'," he said.
"I am thrilled to be part of the tour and am eagerly looking forward to perform Kajra Re with my family and some of India's most sought after actors and friends like Akshay Kumar, Madhuri Dixit, Preity Zinta and Riteish Deshmukh," he said.
"We are all committed to ensuring the success of the concert. It is definitely an experience to look forward to," Abhishek added.