Vishal Bhardwaj’s son Aasmaan Bhardwaj will make his directorial debut with Kuttey. The film’s cast includes Arjun Kapoor, Konkona Sensharma, Naseeruddin Shah, Kumud Mishra, Radhika Madan, Shardul Bhardwaj and Tabu.
Vishal Bhardwaj’s son Aasmaan Bhardwaj is all set to make his directorial debut with the upcoming thriller film, Kuttey. The film will feature a star-studded cast including Arjun Kapoor, Konkona Sensharma, Naseeruddin Shah, Kumud Mishra, Radhika Madan, Shardul Bhardwaj and Tabu. Kuttey, produced by Vishal Bhardwaj and Luv Ranjan, will go on floors by the end of this year.
MOTION POSTER OF AASMAAN BHARDWAJ’S DIRECTORIAL DEBUT, KUTTEY
Making the announcement about Aasmaan Bhardwaj’s directorial venture, the motion poster of Kuttey was unveiled on Monday, August 23. The film promises a thrilling ride. Vishal Bhardwaj took to social media to share details of the film. He wrote, “Na ye bhaukte hai, na gurrate hai. Bas kaat te hai! (They neither bark, nor growl. They just bite!) Presenting #KUTTEY (sic)!” There are several men with dog heads in the poster of Kuttey.
FOR VISHAL BHARDWAJ, KUTTEY IS EXTREMELY SPECIAL
Talking about Kuttey, Vishal Bhardwaj said, “Kuttey is extremely special to me as it is my first collaboration with Aasmaan and I’m excited to see what he does with it. Luv Films and Vishal Bhardwaj Films are also coming together for the first time and I am immensely excited about this association, as I really admire Luv’s brave attitude towards filmmaking and strong commercial sense. I have worked with Naseer Sahab, Tabu, Konkona and Radhika on different films throughout my career and Aasmaan has brought them all together in one film itself. We cannot wait for the audience to witness this captivating thriller on the big screen.
Luv Ranjan also spoke about the project, “Vishal ji is one of the most prolific filmmakers in our country. His storytelling and vision as a filmmaker have been very inspiring for me personally. It gives me immense happiness that I am getting to collaborate with him for Aasmaan’s film.”
Kuttey is written by Aasmaan Bhardwaj and Vishal Bhardwaj and presented by T-Series. The film’s music will be given by Vishal Bhardwaj, while Gulzar will pen the lyrics. It is touted to be a caper-thriller. While the film is currently in its pre-production stage, the shoot will commence by the end of 2021.
Aasmaan has a degree in filmmaking from the School Of Visual Arts, New York City. He has previously assisted his father, Vishal Bhardwaj, on films such as 7 Khoon Maaf, Matru Ki Bijlee Ka Mandola and Pataakha.