Quantcast
Features & Opinion

UTV to produce Delhi Belly writer’s directorial debut

By NewsDesk • Published on October 7, 2011

Akshat Verma

Akshat Verma, who came into limelight after the success of Delhi Belly which he wrote, will have UTV Motion Pictures as the producer of his first directorial venture. The film which will be a comic thriller is being penned by Verma himself.

Delhi Belly was produced by Aamir Khan Productions and UTV Motion Pictures.

Siddharth Roy Kapur, CEO, UTV Motion Picture said, ““As a studio, we have always believed in backing upcoming talent who have the potential to bring entertaining cinema to audiences. The fantastic script written by Akshat was undoubtedly one of the key reasons behind the success of Delhi Belly and judging by his concept and vision, we believe he’ll write and direct a superb film”

Akshat Verma said, “Working with UTV on Delhi Belly was a fantastic experience for me. To have a major studio get behind your film completely enables you to do your best work – I’m inspired and excited to be working with UTV again on my next film.”

Tagged with: , ,

Did you like reading this article?

Get DearCinema in your Inbox

Or grab the RSS feed!

Editor's Pick

Sulemani  Keeda: a cleverly-crafted Indie comedy
The title of Sulemani Keeda, a tale of two struggling young screenwriters  in Mumbai, is ...
Wong Kar Wai to be feted at IFFI Goa, Makhmalbaf’s The President opening film
Celebrated Hong Kong director Wong Kar Wai will be honoured with the Lifetime Achievement ...
Do you have a script ready? Here are the opportunities
Gone are the days when writers had to knock at producers’ and directors’ doors to ask ...
After Lucia, Pawan Kumar to raise 3 Cr for his next through crowdfunding
After the success of Lucia, Kannada filmmaker Pawan Kumar is crowdfunding his next film ...

Join the discussion

Leave a Reply