Based on Chetan Bhagat's bestselling novel 'The 3 Mistakes of My Life', Kai Po Che is an unforgettable ode to friendship and the magical moments one shares with one's closest pals.
Kai Po Che is a film from the makers of Rang de Basanti and the writer-director of Rock On and is being released in cinemas on Feb 22, 2013.
The trailer of Abhishek Kapoor's 'Kai Po Che!' has been passed with a U/A certificate by the Central Board of Film Certification.
The trailer went through with zero cuts. The movie, about the life story of three friends and set in Gujarat, features Sushant Singh Rajput, Amit Sadh and Rajkumar Yadav in key roles.
'Kai Po Che!', whose title has been derived from a common Gujarat phrase used during Makar Sankranti, has been entirely shot in the heartland of Gujarat.
Director Abhishek Kapoor says he has cast newcomers in his upcoming film 'Kai Po Che' to make the most of their talent, which is untouched by the glitz and glamour.
The film, which is based on Chetan Bhagat's novel 'The 3 Mistakes of My Life', marks the debut of TV actors Sushant Singh Rajput and Amit Sadh. It also stars Raj Kumar Yadav and Amrita Puri.
Even Kapoor's last film 'Rock On' had new actors. Farhan (Akhtar) made his debut with it. There was Purab Kohli, Luke Kenny, Prachi Desai. Only Arjun Rampal was a well known actor.
'Kai Po Che' portrays the journey of three friends as they discover cricket, religion and business in their respective fields.
Set against the backdrop of religious politics, the story underlines the three mistakes made by Govind.
The film as well as the book is set in Gujarat and has been shot in real locations in the state.
It is the story of three boys from Gujarat, the dynamics of their friendship, dreams, love, conflict, sacrifices.
Although the film is based in Gujrat, it is meant for a pan India audience.
Kapoor made his directorial debut with 'Aryan' in 2006. His last film 'Rock On' was well received and also won the National award for Best Feature Film in Hindi in 2009.
The promotions of 'Kai Po Che' will kickstart in January. The film will hit theatres on February 22, 2013.
Kapoor, who earlier directed the youthful 'Rock On!', said that to adapt a book into a film is not an easy task.
Former cricketer Ajay Jadeja (not in picture), who tried his hand at acting briefly, has been roped in for a special appearance in Abhishek Kapoor's forthcoming film, 'Kai Po Che'.
Popular TV actor Sushant Singh Rajput will next be seen alongside Aamir Khan in Rajkumar Hirani's next film 'Peekay'. Sushant shot to fame with his role as Manav Deshmukh in Ekta Kapoor's hit show 'Pavitra Rishta'.