UTV Motion Pictures will be producing almost all of the highest profiled films in the coming year. The ace production house has teamed up with a number of recognized directors and actors who are all more than happy to be associated with the award winning film association.
First and foremost, it is UTV who will be the much awaited Rajneeti. According to sources, Prakash Jha’s political drama is based on the epic Mahabharata. Rajneeti will be followed by Peter Gaya Kaam Se which houses Rajeev Khandewal and ex-veejay Lekha Washington.
UTV will also unite with Dharma Productions to produce I Hate Luv Storys starring Imran Khan and Sonam Kapoor who come together for the first time.
Another first from UTV is their plunge into children’s films with Chillar Party. Aamir Khan Productions will also be joining forces with UTV as they co-produce Peepli Live and Delhi Belly. Aamir Khan went on to state, ” [We] Have had a long and happy association with UTV in different capacities. UTV has a hard working and dedicated team, and it is wonderful to work with them once again on our two co – productions Peepli Live and Delhi Belly.”
Irfan Khan will be seen in the UTV produced Paan Singh Tomar; a film about a successful athlete gone bad.
And if that isn’t enough action for UTV fans, the production house has two animated films, one of which includes the tale of Arjun – The Warrior Prince. This particular film has music by Vishal-Shekhar. They will also be featuring Alibaba Aur 42 Chor using the voices of Priyanka Chopra and John Abraham for the main animated leads.
There is also an interesting film by the name of Phillum City which stars John Abraham and directed by Deven Khote. This one promises to be a must-watch.
Guzarish starring Hrithik Roshan and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan will be a UTV Production as will No One Killed Jessica. The latter stars Vidya Balan and Rani Mukherjee. Towards the end of the year, fans will be treated to Farah Khan’s Tees Maar Khan and additionally Vishal Bhardwajs’ Saat Khoon Maaf starring Priyanka Chopra and a whole range of actors.