The upcoming musical entertainer ‘Fanney Khan’ brings together three internationally acclaimed stars Anil Kapoor, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and Rajkummar Rao.
Anil Kapoor, Aishwarya Rai, and Rajkumar are not just Bollywood superstars but also renowned actors known worldwide for their work.
Anil Kapoor’s first role in an international film was in Danny Boyle’s Academy Award-winning film ‘Slumdog Millionaire’, for which he shared the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture. His performance in the eighth season of the action series ’24’ generated rave reviews from the American press. Globally, Anil Kapoor is one of the most recognized Indian film actors.
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan was crowned the Miss World 1994 pageant. She was the first Indian actress to be a jury member at the Cannes Film Festival. Aishwarya Rai Bachchan appears as the criminology expert Sonia Solandres in American action comedy film ‘Pink Panther 2’.
Rajkumar Rao has played vital roles in the movie ‘Omerta’ which was screened in the Special Presentations section at the 2017 Toronto International Film Festival, Florence Film Festival, Hong Kong International Film Festival and the Busan International Film Festival. Omerta was the closing night film in 2018 New York Indian Film Festival. Rajkumar Rao played an uptight government clerk in the black comedy ‘Newton’, in which he was awarded the Asia Pacific Screen Award for Best Actor.
‘Fanney Khan’ marks the first association of Anil Kapoor, Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra, and Bhushan Kumar as producers and is also Atul Manjrekar’s debut film as director, who has assisted Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra. The story is one of its kind musical comedy, which revolves around a father-daughter relationship, where the daughter aspires to be a singer.
Gulshan Kumar, T-series and Virendra Arora present, A Film by ROMP pictures in association with Anil Kapoor film and communication Network. ‘Fanney Khan’ is all set to release on 3rd August 2018.