For the first time Nawazuddin Siddhiqui will be seen doing an out and out comedy movie “Ghoomketu” which was announced on 14th January 2014.
The event started with director Pushpendra Misra announcing the movie. It was followed by the entry of the lead actor Nawazuddin Siddhiqi who will be seen playing the title role.
The actor showed a glimpse of the role he will be playing in the movie at the announcement of the movie. Nawaz was handpicked for the lead role by the director who wanted to make the movie only with him.
The movie will also show a glimpse of Anurag Kashyap who will be playing a cop in the movie.
The movie will also cast Richa Chadda and Huma Quershi in pivotal role.
Nawaz will be playing the title role "Ghoomketu" who is an aspiring writer, travels all the way from Lucknow to Mumbai to be a part of Bollywood. With his unconventional acting skills and a very spunky character Nawaz is all set to thrill his audience.
While we will get to see Nawazuddin Siddiqui playing the lead in this comedy film, the other actors who will be playing pivotal roles in the film are Huma Qureshi, Richa Chadda.
The movie is being produced by Phantom Films and MSM Motion Pictures.
Phantom Films: Phantom Films is India’s first ‘Directors’ Company’. It has been formed by four young creative minds of the country, viz. Vikas Bahl, Anurag Kashyap, Vikramaditya Motwane and Madhu Mantena. They have joined hands to start a journey with a distinct focus on fostering creative energies to develop enduring and entertaining content. This year Phantom has a slew of releases including Hasee toh Phasee, Queen, Ugly, NH10 & BombayVelvet.
MSM: Sony Pictures Television (SPT) backs Multi Screen Media Private Limited, which is India’s leading television network. It comprises of Sony Entertainment Television (SET), one of India's leading Hindi general entertainment television channels; MAX, India's premium Hindi movies and special events channel; SAB, a family comedy entertainment channel; PIX, the English movie channel; MIX a refreshing Hindi music channel ,SIX, India’s Premier Sports Entertainment Channel and Sony LIV - the Digital Entertainment Channel . Multi-Screen Media’s channels are available across the Globe and influence over 400 million viewers in the Indian sub- continent, and the South Asian Diaspora worldwide. The One Alliance - a joint venture between Multi Screen Media Pvt. Ltd. and Discovery Communications India is the distribution arm and The One Alliance bouquet includes SET, SAB, MAX, PIX, MIX,SIX,AXN, ANIMAX, DISCOVERY CHANNEL, ANIMAL PLANET, TLC, DISCOVERY SCIENCE, DISCOVERY TURBO, DISCOVERY CHANNEL TAMIL, DISCOVERY KIDS, AATH, AAJ TAK, HEADLINES TODAY, TEZ, NEO SPORTS, NEO PRIME, TIMES NOW, MOVIES NOW, ET NOW, ZOOM, SET HD, SIX HD AND DISCOVERY HD WORLD.MSM Motion Pictures is a division of Multi Screen Media Pvt. Ltd. It is committed to offering high quality and differentiated content through its movies.