Junglee Pictures and Roy Kapur Films have produced a slew of concept-driven stories that have been appreciated by critics and audiences alike. With a very fresh lead pair, both the powerhouse studios have joined hands to produce a unique comedy-drama story. Woh Ladki Hai Kahan? is a film written and directed by Arshad Syed. Taapsee Pannu and Prateek Gandhi are coming together for the first time.
Where is that girl of Taapsee Pannu and Prateek Gandhi
After making a big mark with her strong performances, Taapsee Pannu will be seen essaying her first comedy role as a strong cop. Prateek Gandhi, who won accolades for his role in Scam 1992, will be seen in a very different avatar as a young newly wed descendant of a ‘masala’ magnate family. The makers have shared an exciting first look of the film’s actors from their current shooting schedule in Jaipur.
Talking about his association with Junglee Pictures, Siddharth Roy Kapur, Producer and Managing Director, Roy Kapur Films, said, “We are delighted to be associated with Junglee Pictures, which has an excellent track record of creating unique and entertaining stories. Arshad’s scintillating script will make the audience swoon with laughter. We would like to work with him in future also.” RKF also has the Monumental War action-drama Pippa currently on floors in Bengal along with several other films and series in its upcoming releases.
Her upcoming family entertainers include Badhaai Do, Doctor Ji and Junglee Pictures’s Woh Ladki Kahaan Hai? Are included. Talking about her association with Roy Kapur Films, Amrita Pandey, CEO, Junglee Pictures says, “Arshad has written an interesting and gripping story. We are extremely excited to be associated with Roy Kapur Films for this. Both Taapsee Pannu and Prateek Gandhi have made a huge impact with their work, it is really exciting to bring them together in the film.”
On playing the role of a cop for the first time and sharing her stunning look in the film, Taapsee Pannu says, “Playing a female cop and doing a comedy film has always been on my checklist and I am glad that finally in this film. I am getting a chance to do both. I have seen Prateek’s work and I think he is a very talented actor. I am really enjoying working with them. Arshad has written an amazing script which has a lot of emotion along with great humour, which I am eagerly waiting for. I am glad that Junglee Pictures and Roy Kapur Films have joined hands to produce this film. This journey is going to be a lot of fun.”
Prateek Gandhi, who is playing such a role for the first time, is excited to showcase the strengths of his character. Talking about his role and the experience of working with this exciting team, Prateek Gandhi said, “What is the girl who is the girl from all the work I have done so far? My character in, is very different from him, and it is very exciting. Taapsee is extremely talented and I am very excited to work with her. Arshad has a big vision and has written this story very closely! I am sure the audience will love it.”
Talking about his directorial debut, his story and his interesting team, Arshad Syed said, “Brilliant actors like Taapsee Pannu and Prateek Gandhi have enriched my cinematic journey. His characters in the film will make the audience laugh and laugh. Sharing the first glimpse of their characters is thrilling for the entire team.”
Where is that girl from Junglee Pictures and Roy Kapur Films? It stars Taapsee and Prateek in lead roles and is written and directed by Arshad Syed. The film will release next year.