Young actors Mihir Ahuja, Dutt, Yuvraj Minda and Vidang Raina will appear in the film’s cast. They are joined by Khushi Kapoor, daughter of late actor Sridevi and producer Boney Kapoor and sister of Jhanvi Kapoor. Daughter of superstar Shahrukh Khan Suhana Khan; and Agastia Nanda, grandson of esteemed actors Amitabh Bachchan and Jaya Bachchan.
Feature Film Archie comics conditioningVery popular in the Indian subcontinent, produced by Akhtar and Reema Kagti for Tiger Baby and Sharad Devarajan for Graphic India. Written by Kagti, Akhtar and Ayesha DeVitre (“Kapoor & Sons”).
It takes place in the sixties of the last century, and is directed by a musical drama Zoya Akhtar (“Jolly Boy”). “A musical experience filled with youth, rebellion, friendships, first love and everything young adult, that still promises to have something for every generation. The film has at its heart the iconic gang The Archies, and perfectly matches the youthful energy, hope and excitement of the 1960s,” it stated. On Netflix showing the movie.
Akhtar’s 2019 film with the music title “Gully Boy” was shown at the Berlin Film Festival and was India’s entry in the Oscars. She directed clips from the Netflix anthology “Ghost Stories” (2020) and “Lust Stories” (2018). The first season of the Amazon series “Made in Heaven”, created by Kagti and Akhtar, was nominated for international Emmys.
Watch the ad video in which the actors appear, set to a score composed by Angkor Tiwari (“Yeh Ballet”) and The Islanders here:
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