He will leave Friday.
"I will leave for Lucknow in the next two days to start the shooting for 'Dedh Ishqiya'. It is a 40-day schedule and I am very excited about this film. It's a great script and a wonderful story," Arshad told IANS.
In the new movie, directed by Abhishek Chaubey, he teams up with actress Huma Qureshi, while Madhuri Dixit is a part of the cast too. He is excited.
"There are some wonderful co-stars Naseeruddin Shah, Madhuri Dixit, Huma, and needless to say, they all are wonderful actors. Huma is a brilliant actress, we all have seen her work. It's going to be fun shooting for the film," said Arshad.