King goes BollywoodPosted: October 26, 2007, 08:18:02
According to Anurag Kashyap, director of the movie No Smoking, the movie is loosely based on King’s short story Quitter's Inc.. Here is what he said in a chat:
Shanty : hi Anurag, what has been the inspiration for No Smoking?
Anurag Kashyap: Shanty, A short story by Stephen king.
Shanty : Wow...good to know Stephen king is now in Bollywood...I have a great thriller story...is it possible for me to mail it to you?
Anurag Kashyap: Shanty, I have changed everything but base is still remains the same.
Thanks to Bev Vincent