Producer Prerna Arora, KriArj Entertainment co-founder during an interaction on Wednesday said she is looking forward to a collaboration with Abbas Mustan for a new project titled ‘Raat Aur Din’.
While talking about KriArj’s future projects apart from ‘Kedarnath’, ‘Fanney Khan’, ‘Parmanu’ and ‘Pari’ she said there is another project in process, “I am currently in touch with Abbas-Mustan and I would love to collaborate with him for ‘Raat Aur Din’. It is about freedom of expression, will touch on the subject of oppression of women from expression. But after ‘Pad Man’ we are actually going to focus on ‘Batti Gul Meter Chlau’ which will go on floors now.”
Talking about the next film going on floor titled ‘Batti Gul Meter Chalu’ with Shahid Kapoor, Arora said, “The film will go on floor soon, Shahid is really excited for the film he will fly to Uttarakhand in 2 days for the first day of the shoot. Unfortunately, I won’t be there since I will be busy with the release here. But I am very happy things are going smoothly and ‘Batti Gul Meter Chalu’ is a very big film for me. It feels great to see the director and Shahid so happy with the script and the film’s content.”
‘Batti Gul Meter Chalu’ is directed by filmmaker Shree Narayan Singh. It will star, Yami Gautam and Shraddha Kapoor and Shahid Kapoor in pivotal roles. The film is scheduled to release in August 2018.
With Pad Man’s release, KriArj will complete three films with Akshay, when asked about the journey and how she is feeling about Pad Man’s release Arora said, “I think it is the answer to my prayers and a lot of hard work. It was great working with Akshay, he is a perfectionist and the task of completing 3 films with him was like climbing the Mount Everest and we won. There was a lot of clarity, love hard work affection and all heart for the films we did. I think the journey was more than perfect, it was blissful and the proudest moment for Kriarj. We have been going such great content, high-value social films for the country. It feels huge to get encouragement from everywhere.”
KriArj collaborated with Akshay Kumar, with films like ‘Rustom’, ‘Toliet Ek Prem Katha’ and ‘Pad Man’. The latest release ‘Pad Man’ also stars, Radhika Apte and Sonam Kapoor.
Pad Man directed by R Balki is scheduled to release on 9th February.