Kangana Ranaut headline action-thriller ‘Dhaakad’


Mumbai: Bollywood Actor Kangana Ranaut will feature in the upcoming project “Dhaakad”, which she says will be “one of a kind female-led action film.”

The movie will be helmed by acclaimed ad filmmaker Razneesh ‘Razy’ Ghai & jointly produced by Sohel Maklai Productions and Asylum Films and co-produced by Qyuki Digital Media.

“After the success of ‘Manikarnika’, it has been proven that audience across the globe are loving larger than life films with a female hero. ‘Dhaakad’ is not only a benchmark film for my career but will be a turning point for Indian cinema as well,” Kangana said in a statement.

“The film is mounted on a large scale, is one of a kind female-led action film, and is apt for a Diwali release. If it is received well, there will be no looking back for women in Indian Cinema. Sohel & Razy are my friends, and we have been planning this project from quite some time. I am quite excited for this film and can’t wait to start work on it,” she added.

Razy, along with Chintan Gandhi & Rinish Ravindra have written the action thriller, with screenplay by Ritesh Shah.

Razy said being an army kid, he always wanted to start off with an action film.

“This is a great time for a film of this genre and I’m looking to push the boundaries on this project with my visual style. I respect Kangana as an actor and we’re excited to make a memorable film.”

The makers are looking to rope in a leading action director from Hollywood to choreograph the elaborate sequences.

Filming will take place across India, South East Asia, the Middle East & Europe. The film is scheduled to be released on Diwali 2020.


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