Horror comedy ”Roohi”, starring Rajkummar Rao and Janhvi Kapoor, is ready to have a theatrical launch on March 11, the makers introduced on Monday.
The movie is among the first Bollywood tasks to reach in theatres after the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting allowed cinema halls throughout the nation to function at full capability from February 1 with adherence to COVID-19 security protocols.
Introduced by Jio Studios & Maddock Films, ”Roohi” additionally stars Varun Sharma. Hardik Mehta has directed the movie from a script penned by ”Fukrey” helmer Mrigdeep Singh Lamba, who additionally serves as a co-producer on the film.
Producer Dinesh Vijan of Maddock Movies mentioned ”Roohi” takes the style of horror comedy a notch above the banner’s 2018 hit ”Stree”, which additionally featured Rao.
”Whereas ‘Stree’ was a style bending story that gave audiences one thing by no means seen earlier than, ‘Roohi’ takes this imaginative and prescient a step additional by providing the identical model of backbone chilling scares and quirky comedy. ”With a associate like Jio Studios that shares our ardour for the eponymous ‘bada parda’, we hope ‘Roohi’ rekindles the viewers’s lengthy standing romance with the silver display screen. It’s a movie tailor made to be seen at your nearest theatre,” Vijan mentioned in an announcement.
The movie revolves round a singing ghost who places grooms to sleep so it might probably possess their brides.
Jyoti Deshpande, President – Media & Entertainment, Reliance Industries Restricted, mentioned the workforce held again the movie’s launch in order that the viewers may expertise ”Roohi” on the large display screen.
It was scheduled to be launched final 12 months however was postponed because of the coronavirus-induced nationwide lockdown. ”We owed it to our companions throughout the worth chain, be it Maddock or the cinema exhibitors, to carry on to our fabulous movie for today and provides it the grand launch that it deserves and promise an entire leisure expertise to our audiences who’ve waited over a 12 months for this. ”With ‘Roohi’, the magic of cinema is again… come have a good time with us. We promise to make you smile underneath your masks,” Deshpande mentioned. In keeping with the makers, ”Roohi” will launch in over 1,500 screens throughout the nation.
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