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Name Shortkut - The Con Is On
Release Date Friday, July 10, 2009
About Movie Bollywood's assistant director and aspiring writer, Shekhar Giriraj, permits a friend, Rajesh Kumar, to move in with him in his Chawl room, after the later is fired by Film Director, Ghosh. Shortly thereafter Shekhar quits his job, writes a movie script, and accepts an advance from V.C. Chhadha. He starts recruiting staff for this project, but finds his life shattered when his work is plagiarized by Rajesh; his sweetheart, Mansi, a reigning Bollywood actress, leaves her abusive and demanding family, and publicly declares that she will be moving in with him. Unemployed, forced to marry Mansi, he becomes neglectful, alcoholic, and goes on a road of self-destruction, compelling Mansi to leave him.
Genre Comedy, Drama
Language Hindi
Cast & Crew Members of Shortkut - The Con Is On

Anil Kapoor
as Himself

Sanjay Dutt
as Himself

Amrita Rao
as Mansi

Akshaye Khanna
as Shekhar Giriraj

Chunky Pandey
as Guru Kapoor

Creighton Mark Johnson
as Arresting Officer

Anil Kapoor
as producer

Alka Yagnik
as playback singer
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