Versatile actress, Neena Gupta has joined the cast of Amitabh Bachchan and Bollywood newcomer, Rashmika Mandanna starrer, Goodbye. The "Badhaai Ho" fame is roped in to play Big B's wife in the comedy-drama, directed by Vikas Bahl.
"When Vikas narrated the film to me, I was so happy. It is a wonderful script and one doesn't think about anything else when the script is this exciting. Even the role is beautifully written and I am very excited to be sharing the screen space with Mr. Bachchan. It is a dream come true for me and I am quite ecstatic about it", Neena Gupta said as quoted by TOI.
Interestingly, a few years back, Big B had praised Neena Gupta's performance in the 2018 release 'Badhaai Do' by sending her a hand-written note appreciating her act.
Produced by Balaji Telefilms and Reliance Entertainment, Goodbye also stars 'Thappad' fame Pavail Gulati and Shivin Narang in key roles. Rashmika is reportedly playing Big B and Neena Gupta's daughter in the film. The shoot of the film has already begun.