The desi version of Leonardo Di Caprio is none other than Samir Dattani.
He kicked off his career in Bollywood with a big banners like Rajshree Productions but couldn't manage a very successful career. Actor Samir Dattani has no regrets for his past movies.
Sameer Dattani started as a model and was launched in Bollywood by one of the biggest banners Barjatya?s in ?Uff Kya Jadoo Mohabbat Hai?; the movie flopped, but Sameer made a promising debut.
Sameer?s chocolaty hero image did get him many movies like ?Pyaar Mein Twist?, ?Mukhbir? and ?Corporate?. Sameer however; did not have much luck with his second movie ?Pyaar Mein Twist? as it failed at the box-office as well. While shooting for ?Mukhbir?, the actor was rumored to be in the relationship with to his co-star Raima Sen, Sameer has however; denied any involvement with the actress.
Sameer has bagged a pivotal role in Sanjay Gupta?s ?Shootout At Lokhandwala? and for the first time he would be seen playing a negative role. This is an attempt by the actor to change his image from a Chocolate hero to a more macho one.
Sameer has also acted in four Kannada movies of which three have done Silver Jubilee. In six years of his career, Sameer has just done five Bollywood films, but the is now ready to take on the Bollywood challenge with his matured acting.