Everything in Bollywood is going to be very special this year. Commemorating the centenary year of Bollywood, everything is a little more lustrous than ever. Bombay Talkies, the anthology film, which is releasing on 3rd May celebrates the sheer brilliance of Indian cinema. The title track of the film’s song is sung by reputed singers Sunidhi Chauhan, Shaan, Kavita Krishnamurthy, S.P. Balasubramaniam, Abhijeet, Kumar Sanu, Alka Yagnik, Mohit Chauhan, Sonu Nigam, Sudesh Bhonsle, Shreya Ghosal, Shilpa Rao, Udit Narayan, KK and Sukhwinder Singh.
This is quite a rarity in Bollywood and never before have so many singers been clubbed together for one song! The song also does another unbelievable task.It has successfully managed to get together 20 popular Bollywood actors for the music video of this song. Starring Aamir Khan, Shah Rukh Khan, Saif Ali Khan, Madhuri Dixit, Vidya Balan, Rani Mukerji, Priyanka Chopra, Farhan Akhtar, Shahid Kapoor, Ranveer Singh, Ranbir Kapoor, Imran Khan, Sonam Kapoor and Deepika Padukone, Anil Kapoor, Sridevi, Akshay Kumar, Karisma Kapoor and Juhi Chawla together, this song is an epic moment for Indian cinema.
It took choreographer Vaibhavi Merchant a month to wrap up the shooting of this song. The actors and actresses were dressed in Black Tuxedos and Gold dresses respectively. Every actor in the song has shot for their part independently and had their personal stylists.
Doing the undo-able, Bombay Talkies is the amalgamation film comprising of 4 short films by directors Zoya Akhtar, Anurag Kashyap, Dibaker Banerjee and Karan Johar. The film is going to be screened at the Cannes International Film Festival this year.