Kolkata: Bengali superstar Dev is set to play the lead role of a pilot in “Cockpit”, a story inspired by real life plane crash incidents.
To be directed by Kamaleswar Mukherjee, the movie also features Koel Mallick and model Rukmini Maitra.
“The script has been inspired by real life plane crash incidents and we plan to do shooting in real life locations- inside an aircraft and airport,” Dev told reporters here.
Praising director Kamaleswar the actor said working with him is always a pleasure.
Actress Koel said she decided to come on board as she was keen to work with the filmmaker.
“I am doing this film for three reasons. Dev was my co- actor in several hit films and we share a good on-screen chemistry. It is Dev’s production. And I had been yearning to work with Kamalda as a director since ‘Urochithi’,” she said.