Emraan Hashmi Films to produce Cheat India based on incidents in the Indian education system


took to Twitter on Tuesday to announce his next project with T-series and Ellipsis Entertainment.

The tweet read, “ Films is delighted to partner with T-Series and Ellipsis Entertainment on #CheatIndia, a compelling, edge-of-the-seat drama inspired by real incidents in the Indian education system. To be directed by Soumik Sen and slated for a February 2019 worldwide release.”

This will be the second time after “Tumhari Sulu”, Ellipsis Entertainment and T-Series have teamed up again for their next ‘Cheat India’.

“The script and title of Cheat India are supremely powerful. This is among the most engaging and riveting stories I’ve read in a while and I am thrilled to be essaying what I believe will be a landmark role in my filmography.

I am also looking forward to working with some formidable partners – Soumik, an amazing storyteller,” Hashmi said in a statement.

Starring , the film will be directed by Soumik Sen.

The film ‘Cheat India’ is slated to release in Feb 2019.