Kareena Kapoor Khan turns producer for the FIRST time; joins hands with Ekta Kapoor for Hansal Mehta’s untitled thriller
Actress Kareena Kapoor Khan has added one more feather to her hat. Bebo has now turned producer. Yes, you heard it right! She has joined hands with Ekta Kapoor and they will produce Hansal Mehta’s next project. Kareena will also star in the film that is a slick, edgy, new-age thriller. The movie is inspired by a true-life incident and the story is set in the UK. It will go on floors soon.
Kareena Kapoor Khan is excited about backing the project. In a statement, she said that she feels honoured and excited to work as a producer on this film with Ekta whom her family has known for years, and feels happy to be directed by Hansal for the first time. Kareena also added that she is a huge fan of Hansal’s films and it will be special for her to be working with him for the first time. “There are a lot of firsts on this film and I cannot wait to begin this journey,” she said.
Sharing a picture of herself with Ekta and Hansal, Kareena wrote, “New beginnings ❤”.
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Hansal Mehta said that their aim with this film is to create a “fresh, gripping and moody thriller”. He hopes that Kareena will do justice to her immense talent. He added, “I look forward to venturing on this journey with Ekta & Kareena, both of whom have accomplished so much in their respective careers and are absolute powerhouses.”
Ekta Kapoor of Balaji Telefilms praising Kareena said that she is a “dynamite combination of star power and talent”. Kareena worked with Ekta in Veere Di Wedding and this is their second time and Ekta is confident that this film will excite the audiences. On Hansal Mehta, she said, “To have one of the most prolific filmmakers of our times tell this story makes it all the more exciting! Get ready for one of the most intriguing and shocking mainstream films thus far!”
We are looking forward to this project. What about you?