New Delhi, June 14 : Looks like Abhishek Bachchan, who has starred in comedies like ‘Housefull3’, ‘ Happy New Year’ and ‘Bol Bachchan’, is now making a comeback in action genre withSanjay Gupta’s `Shootout 3′. The latest buzz is that the actor has been roped in by Gupta for his next action film. (Read: We are an ordinary family: Amitabh Bachchan) Also Read - Ludo Trailer Out: Anurag Kashyap Directorial is Impressive, Quirky Dialogues And Lots of Confusion Makes It a Worth Watch

In an interview with a leading daily DNA, the 40-year-old actor said, “I have liked the idea of Sanjay’s film. It’s an intense gangster drama. We are definitely working on that film. But the team is reworking the script at the moment. Sanjay, too, is busy with ‘Kaabil’ and will direct this film only after that.” Also Read - Abhishek Bachchan Was Asked if 'he Has Hash', This is What he Said

An insider from the production revealed that the filmmaker is almost ready with the script and will begin ‘ Shootout 3’ as soon as he wraps up his current shooting for ‘Kaabil’. Also Read - Kangana Ranaut Hits Back at Jaya Bachchan: Would You Say This If Shweta Was Beaten, Drugged, Molested, Abhishek Was Bullied

The film will be the third installment in the popular Shootout franchise. The earlier two films in the gangster franchise were ‘Shootout at Lokhandwala’ and ‘Shootout at Wadala’. Both the films fared well at the Box Office.