Billu is available in: Hindi [Original] on Netflix Canada


A remake of the hugely successful Malayalam film Kadha Parayumbol, Billu (formerly "Billu Barber") is the story of a small town man, Billu (Irrfan Khan) who mentions to his family that he was once a friend of superstar; Sahir Khan (Shahrukh Khan). Then everything changes when Sahir Khan makes an appearance to film a movie in the town. Rumors spread that Billu is Sahir's close friends, and he becomes a celebrity virtually overnight. The trouble begins when townsfolk want to meet with Sahir but Billu is unable to contact him.

An Indian village is abuzz with news that a major movie star is coming to town — even more so because the town barber went to school with him. But as the day of the actor's visit approaches, the humble barber begins to worry he won&#39…


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Billu (2009)
Rating: 6.2/10 (8,439 votes)
Director: Priyadarshan
Writer: Manisha Korde (dialogue) Priyadarshan (screenplay) Mushtaq Sheikh (screenplay) Sreenivasan (story)
Stars: Irrfan Khan Lara Dutta Om Puri Asrani
Runtime: 137 min
Genre: Comedy Drama Musical
Released: 13 Feb 2009
Plot: When a famous Bollywood actor visits a small village for a film's shoot, a lowly hairdressers claim that they were once childhood friends soon makes him the centre of attention.