Viacom18 Motion Pictures, the studio is known for backing content-driven films like Toilet – Ek Prem Katha, Padmaavat, Manto, and AndhaDhun, has come on-board for Saif Ali Khan’s Baazaar, which releases on October 26. The film is directed by Gaurav K Chawla, presented by Viacom18 Motion Pictures & KYTA Productions and produced by Emmay Entertainment.
Ajit Andhare, COO, Viacom18 Studios, says, “I am excited as this is India’s first film based on the roller-coaster drama of life and stock markets. At Viacom18 Motion Pictures, our endeavor is to look for new vistas, this film serves that objective very well. Happy to join hands with Ajay Kapoor and Nikkhil Advani on this new journey.”
Producer Nikkhil Advani, Emmay Entertainment, says “Ending all speculation, we are delighted that such experienced and solid partners have come on board which is a testament of the quality of the film itself. Emmay Entertainment prides itself on telling novel and cutting-edge stories and we look forward to the audiences watching Baazaar.”
Baazaar features the enigmatic Saif Ali Khan, debutant Rohan Mehra, (Son of Vinod Mehra) Chitrangda Singh and Radhika Apte. Based on the tireless financial and business capital of the country, the film is set against the backdrop of dreams, money, power, and business.