International actor Ali Fazal is back from Oscars and is going to begin work on the Tigmanshu Dhulia-directorial titled Milan Talkies.
The trade Analyst Komal Nahta announced the film along with pictures of cast and crew on social media. He wrote, “Director Tigmanshu Dhulia started shooting for Milan Talkies today in Lucknow with its lead cast, Ali Fazal, Shraddha Srinath, Reecha Sinha and Deep Raj Rana. Producer P.S. Chhatwal, Filmy Keeda Productions, was also present on the set”
Milan Talkies also features Ashutosh Rana, Sanjay Mishra, Yashpal Sharma and Sikandar Kher along with Ali Fazal, Shraddha Srinath, Reecha Sinha and Deep Raj Rana.
The film is a romantic drama and will be shot entirely in Lucknow and neighboring regions. South actress Shraddha Srinath is set to debut in this film opposite Ali.
Actor Ali Fazal has shed a lot of weight, is working on a particular accent and is refreshing his memories of growing up in Lucknow to get his character right for Milan Talkies which is being shot in his hometown.
The story revolves around the unfortunate predicament of single-screen theaters in the days of the multiplex, and the narrative is based in the north of India, it requires a typical accent to be mouthed by the actors.