Rajkumar Hirani, the acclaimed director, has recently
made headlines, owing to his forthcoming ‘Dunki’, starring Shah Rukh Khan, and
his Newcomers Initiative, which aims to bring in fresh talent. While spectators
excitedly await the arrival of ‘Dunki’, there are reports that Hirani is
branching out into the realm of OTT. In reality, he has selected Vikrant Massey
to oversee this intriguing new endeavour.
According to the latest reports, Rajkumar Hirani is
working on an OTT project with Vikrant Massey at the helm. Hirani, on the other
hand, will not be directing this one. He’s taking on the job of producer and
contributing his innovative ideas.
The final ensemble cast and other critical aspects are
quickly falling into place as production preparations ramp up. For the past
year or so, the ‘Munna Bhai MBBS’ filmmaker has been eyeing the OTT market, and
when the proper screenplay came along, he lost no time in getting the wheels
Rajkumar Hirani’s ‘Dunki’ delves into a fascinating
narrative of an illegal immigration practise known as Donkey Flight. Shah Rukh
Khan is at the helm of the charge. This film is a collaboration between Red
Chillies Entertainment and Jio Studios, and it stars Taapsee Pannu, Dia Mirza,
and Boman Irani.
The filming sites ranged from the busy streets of
Mumbai to the breathtaking vistas of Kashmir, as well as foreign destinations
such as London, Budapest, Jeddah, and Neom. Pritam is in charge of the
soundtrack, and C K Muraleedharan is in charge of the cinematography, replacing
the original option, Amit Roy.
Vikrant Massey’s Professional Commitments:
Vikrant Massey’s latest film, ‘12th Fail’, has
recently opened in theatres, and early reviews are positive. It is directed by
the well-known Vidhu Vinod Chopra. Previously, Massey appeared in ‘Mumbaikar’, ‘Gaslight’,
and ‘Forensic’. And there’s more to look forward to with his next film, ‘Phir
Aayi Haseen Dilruba.’