Published On: Fri, Apr 3rd, 2015

Byomkesh Bakshy’s dog is called Winston

Dibakar Banerjee takes dig at the British raj in his next film Detective Byomkesh Bakshy! Sushant Singh Rajput plays the iconic detective, Byomkesh Bakshy in the film. His character has a dog who is named Winston. The dog is named after the then Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, Winston Churchill, taking a dig at the British ruling India.

Dibakar Banerjee’s Detective Byomkesh Bakshy! is set in 1943, during the second world war when the British were ruling India. There is a lot of intrigue around the film that promises viewers to expect the unexpected. The film is set for release on 3rd April.