News|December 21, 2010 11:33 pm

Lara & Mahesh Producing Films Together


Lara Dutta and Mahesh Bhupathi have been not only dating each other but also doing business together. The couple is coming up with their first home production flick, Chalo Dilli. The film is produced by Eros International in association with Big Daddy Productions (owned by Mahesh’s Globosport) and Bheegi Basanti Production (owned by Lara).

Shashant Shah of Dasvidaniya fame is directing the film, in which Lara Dutta is playing lead opposite to Vinay Pathak. Produced by Eros International in association with Big Daddy Productions (owned by Mahesh’s Globosport) and Bheegi Basanti Production (owned by Lara), the film that went on the floors in November is being directed by Shashant Shah of Dasvidaniya fame. The sassy Lara is donning multiple hats in this project as she also plays the lead opposite Vinay Pathak.

Krishika Lulla, producer, Eros International Media Ltd, said,

“We are working towards creating fresh and exciting cinema through rightly budgeted films and providing wholesome entertainment. This collaboration with Mahesh and Lara promises to be high on content.”

Talking on this synergy, Mahesh as Managing Director of Big Daddy Productions, said,

“We are excited that our first production is with the number one studio in the business. Through Eros’ global positioning, we hope to present the film on a worldwide platform. We have a lot of faith in the script and audiences can expect a sure-shot rib tickler.”

Chalo Dilli belongs to the road movie genre that entertains as well as brings a lump to the throat with its touching story. The film’s first schedule is in Jaipur, followed by a start to end single schedule in Delhi that will wrap up by January. It is slated for release in March-April 2011.

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