Take the pledge to vote

For a better tommorow#AajSawaroApnaKal
  • I agree to receive emails from News18

  • I promise to vote in this year's elections no matter what the odds are.
  • Please check above checkbox.

    SUBMIT

Thank you for
taking the pledge

Vote responsibly as each vote counts
and makes a diffrence

Disclaimer:

Issued in public interest by HDFC Life. HDFC Life Insurance Company Limited (Formerly HDFC Standard Life Insurance Company Limited) (“HDFC Life”). CIN: L65110MH2000PLC128245, IRDAI Reg. No. 101 . The name/letters "HDFC" in the name/logo of the company belongs to Housing Development Finance Corporation Limited ("HDFC Limited") and is used by HDFC Life under an agreement entered into with HDFC Limited. ARN EU/04/19/13618
LIVE TV DownloadNews18 App
»
1-min read

Anubhav Sinha Gets Lucknow Actors For Mulk

Anubhav Sinha's upcoming movie Mulk will be casting 12 actors from Lucknow who will join the existing cast and crew of the film.

IANS

Updated:October 5, 2017, 6:48 PM IST
facebookTwitterskypewhatsapp
Anubhav Sinha Gets Lucknow Actors For Mulk
Anubhav Sinha's upcoming movie Mulk will be casting 12 actors from Lucknow who will join the existing cast and crew of the film.
Loading...

Mumbai: Filmmaker Anubhav Sinha has cast 12 actors from Lucknow in his upcoming movie Mulk.

Actors Ashok Lal, Ekram Khan, Jitendra Awasthi, Mahendra, Narendra Panjwani, Padam Kirti, Prafulla Pandey, Naval Shukla, Raju Pandey, Rubal Jain, Dayveer Singh Yadav and Vinay Ghoshal will be joining the existing cast and crew of the film.

"I was always inclined towards giving back to the place that I call home. I understand the road blocks one faces when you're trying to break through into the metros when you hail from a smaller city," Sinha, who hails from Uttar Pradesh, said in a statement.

"I faced a lot of struggle when I was new to Mumbai and wanted to make a foray into the entertainment industry. Bharat Jha, the casting director of Mulk, showed me some screen tests and I was blown by what I saw. Lucknow has an effervescent theatre industry and produces some of the finest talent, and it's only fair to give everyone a chance," he added.

He will commence shooting on October 12 which also happens to be the 16th birthday of his son Shlok.

"The day Shlok came into my life I bagged 'Dus' and that film was a game changer for me. Just like Mulk, it was a multi-starrer. My son will always be my lucky mascot and Mulk is a project that is very close to my heart so, everything is done keeping in mind auspicious aspects. Since I hail from a small town, this film's content is relatable to my childhood days of growing up in Benaras," said Sinha.

The film, a social thriller, is based on true life events.

Mulk also features Rishi Kapoor, Taapsee Pannu, Prateik Babbar, Ashutosh Rana and Neena Gupta.

The film will be shot in Varanasi and Lucknow and is scheduled to release early next year.

Get the best of News18 delivered to your inbox - subscribe to News18 Daybreak. Follow News18.com on Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, TikTok and on YouTube, and stay in the know with what's happening in the world around you – in real time.

Subscribe to Moneycontrol Pro and gain access to curated markets data, trading recommendations, equity analysis, investment ideas, insights from market gurus and much more. Get Moneycontrol PRO for 1 year at price of 3 months. Use code FREEDOM.

| Edited by: Kriti Tulsiani
Read full article
Loading...
Next Story
Next Story

Also Watch

facebookTwitterskypewhatsapp

Live TV

Loading...
Countdown To Elections Results
To Assembly Elections 2018 Results