In a riveting collaboration, director Meghna Gulzar and actor Sidharth Malhotra are set to bring a spine-chilling true story to the big screen. The duo, after much anticipation, has finalized a project that promises to captivate the nation with its shocking narrative.
Sources reveal that Meghna and Sidharth have been in talks for a potential collaboration, and they’ve chosen a subject that will undoubtedly leave audiences in awe. The story unfolds against the backdrop of a horrifying true incident, and the filmmakers aim to present it on the silver screen with the utmost sensitivity. The project, which Meghna has extensively researched over the years, is slated to start filming by mid-2024.
Behind the Scenes
Meghna Gulzar, known for her exceptional work in films like ‘Talwar,’ ‘Raazi,’ ‘Chhapaak,’ and ‘Sam Bahadur,’ is all set to add another gem to her repertoire. The untitled movie with Sidharth Malhotra marks her fifth venture based on real events.
Real Locations, Real Emotions
The film is scheduled to be shot at authentic locations over a two-month period, with the reconnaissance set to kick off in the first quarter of 2024. This approach aims to bring a genuine and immersive experience to the audience.
Sidharth’s Cinematic Journey
As Sidharth Malhotra gears up for the release of Rohit Shetty’s ‘Indian Police Force’ and Karan Johar’s ‘Yodha,’ his schedule includes Dinesh Vijan’s upcoming project in early 2024. The untitled Meghna Gulzar film is also on the horizon for the talented actor, adding another layer of anticipation to his diverse filmography.
Recalling ‘Sam Bahadur’
Meghna Gulzar’s previous project, ‘Sam Bahadur,’ a biopic on India’s first Field Marshal Sam Manekshaw, received critical acclaim. Written by Bhavani Iyer, Shantanu Shrivastava, and Meghna herself, the film showcased Vicky Kaushal, Fatima Sana Shaikh, and Sanya Malhotra in key roles.
Get ready for an emotional rollercoaster as Meghna Gulzar and Sidharth Malhotra unite to narrate a story that will resonate for years to come!