Lara Datta and Vinay Pathak will play the lead roles in director Shashant Shah’s next directorial venture, Chalo Dilli. The film, produced by Eros International in association with Big Daddy Productions & Bheegi Basanti production, is set to release on 29th April 2011.
The film, by Dasvidaniya director Shashant is a slice of life, fun film which will entertain as well as bring a lump to the throat also boasts of impressive and promising talent drawn from Indian theatre. ‘Chalo Dilli’ is a journey which along with the two protagonists showcases the real India and its colorful and funny people with their eccentricities.
Commenting on the announcement, Sunil Lulla, Managing Director, Eros International Media Ltd said, “We are looking forward to releasing a strong and interesting slate this year with Chalo Dilli among the first of the releases. The film is an exciting collaboration with Mahesh and Lara and is going to take audiences by surprise with its strong content and fabulous casting.”
Commenting on the synergy, Mahesh Bhupathi, Managing Director, Big Daddy Productions said, “We are extremely excited that our first production is with the number one studio in the business. Through Eros International’s global positioning, we hope to present the film on a worldwide platform. We have a lot of faith in the script and believe that the audiences can expect a sure-shot rib tickler.”
Produced by Krishika Lulla and Mahesh Bhupathi, ‘Chalo Dilli’ has completed its shoot in Jaipur followed by Delhi and Mumbai in a start to end single schedule and in currently in post production.