Lara Dutta who was last seen in Emraan Hashmi’s Azhar has been choosy about her films off late. Her next film titled Boom Boom In New York will have an IIFA connection.
The films also stars Karan Johar, Diljit Dosanjh, Sonakshi Sinha, Riteish Deshmukh, Lara Dutta and a massive ensemble cast. The film will be directed by Chakri Toleti. The giants of event management, Wizcraft will jointly produce this film with Vashu Bhagnani.
Earlier Kartik Aaryan was chosen to be the leading man of the film but he opted out due to unavailability of dates. Boom Boom In New York has a riveting cast and it’ll be interesting to see how the makers decide to execute the plot revolving around an award show. The cameos of various celebrities will also help the buzz pre-release.
Earlier, the movie was titled as Crazy Hum but now the name of the movie has changed! According to a report in Pinkvilla, The film will show the journey of three friends Sonakshi, Diljit, and Aditya where IIFA will be setting an important backdrop. Talking about it, a source revealed to the daily, “Unlike Karan Johar who plays himself in the film, Lara doesn’t play an actress but one of the characters. She plays the head of the management at IIFA and has a full-fledged role in the movie, which will also have some interesting cameos. Lara’s role has different flavours to it and she said yes almost immediately.”
When Lara was quizzed about it, she confirmed the news stating, “We have been shooting in New York and it’s been a madhouse with amazing energy on the sets. I’m very excited to be a part of this film. Also, for the first time, we are exploring a new genre of stage reality film.”
Boom Boom In New York is all set to release on 23rd Feb 2018 and it will be in 3D.