Rajeev Jhaveri's maiden book, I, Romantic has a Keralite character as the woman lead. The south of India has always fascinated him and the book is about to be made into a film, he says
Now, Rajeev is involved with yet another ‘Warrier', a movie he is making, a thriller called ‘Warrier K'! Rajeev wrote the story and screenplay of Dhoondte Reh Jaoge (2009) and Kucch To Hai (2003). He has made a few short films too.
The protagonist of I, Romantic, Avinash Rai, and the author share very many things in their lives, like a stint in the army, music classes, a city called Pune, cinema making and writing. The book is all about a guy who joins the army, does not quite enjoy it, leaves and then falls in love with a film institute girl who makes do with a pair of spectacles with one arm for quite a while.
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