2020 Iis all set to be an amazing time for movie connoisseurs. The legend, Amitabh Bachchan and the dynamic Emraan Hashmi will be coming together for the first time onscreen in producer Anand Pandit’s Chehre. This intriguing noir drama/mystery thriller is a Rummy Jafry directorial. The film will release on April 24, 2020.
The team is currently shooting in the scenic locales of Slovakia, amongst the picturesque Tatra Mountains.
Anand Pandit Motion Pictures is one of the first production houses to explore the Slovakian mountain range to shoot a film. The film is currently in its final schedule of shooting. It was reported that this schedule includes a hand-to-hand combat scene involving Bachchan.
A special press conference was held, organised by the Government of Slovakia, with Amitabh Bachchan, Producer Anand Pandit, Emraan Hashmi, Director Rummy Jafry, Annu Kapoor and team. The entire team profusely thanked the Government of Slovakia for opening up their scenic locales for the shoot and Mr. Bachchan mentioned how it was his first time visiting the country! The superstar also took to Twitter to share some pictures of mountain ranges from Slovakia.
He even shared a few pictures of the sun and the moon in a single frame calling the scenery as “the magnificence of pristine Slovakia”. Emraan Hashmi spoke about his excitement to meet the Indians living in Slovakia and sharing screen space with the thespian. Director Rummy Jafry revealed that they chose the country as Slovakia is one of the most beautiful places in the world and it aptly suited their requirements.
Anand Pandit also revealed that the crew of Chehre plan to request Amitabh Bachchan to direct the final scenes of the film. Amitabhji has never been in the director’s chair before.
Anand Pandit says,
“I would like to thank the Government of Slovakia for giving us this opportunity to shoot here. It’s a lovely country and we are having a great time finishing our last schedule here. The journey of Chehre has been a tremendously exciting one and we can’t wait to show the film to audiences on 24th April 2020.”
Chehre also stars Chakraborty, Siddhanth Kapoor, Drithiman Chakroborthy, Krystle D’souza, Raghubir Yadav with Annu Kapoor.
The other details around the film are heavily under wraps. Initial reports suggest that the film is a crisp and engagingly thrilling drama based on the legal profession, with Bachchan and Hashmi facing off against each other.
With the film’s last shooting schedule underway watch this space for further updates on this exciting project!
Chehre is produced by Anand Pandit Motion Pictures & Saraswati Entertainment Private Limited and directed by Rummy Jafry.