Aftab Shivdasani: Vice Captain, Mumbai Heroes speaks to Filmfare Middle East on CCL
Have you always been a sports enthusiast?
Yes, I have always been a sports enthusiast. I am proud to day that I have represented my school in 3 sports, – cricket, football and badminton.
Who is your favourite cricketer and why?
Sachin Tendulkar! I consider him to be the greatest batsman ever. Along with being exceptionally talented, he is a wonderful and a down to earth person, which makes him my favourite cricketer.
Who among the stars plays the best cricket ?
Well there are lots of talented players in the team so it’s difficult to pin point one and call him the best.
What is common between cricket and cinema?
Well apart from the first letter, (lol ), both are considered religions in india. And both command the highest popularities in the country.
What are the places in Dubai you like to hang out at?
Dubai has so many amazing places to eat and go out to that you are always spoilt for choice! But I do love to go shopping in the Dubai mall, and the Dubai sports city to play cricket
How do you see your cricket career?
It is limited to the CCL and other social causes, lol. I stopped nursing dreams to play at high levels when I became an actor as I discovered my true calling
What are your future films?
I am in the process for finalizing a few things so will make an announcement as soon as I am ready.