Imtiaz Ali and Ekta Kapoor collaborate for “Laila Majnu”
Filmmaker Imtiaz Ali and Producer Ekta Kapoor will be working together for the first time for the film “Laila Majnu”. The duo has collaborated for producing this classic tale of everlasting love. The teaser for the same was released recently, and, we must say, the fans and viewers are definitely awestruck. The picturesque surroundings and the sheer beauty of the backdrops were definitely an enhancing element, along with the gripping background score. The fresh lead pair has managed to keep the viewers glued to the 56-second long teaser, despite the love story having been told countless times.
Imtiaz maintained that they wanted to revamp the way the classical tale of Laila and Majnu was told and portrayed. There was a fresh script made, fresh settings created and fresh faces cast. The identity of the main lead actors is still kept under wraps and is a mystery for all of us. Laila and Majnu is the most popular love stories of all times and the makers wanted to incorporate a fresh approach towards recreating the story.
Laila Majnu will be directed by Sajid Ali and is slated to release on 24th August.
On the other hand, Imtiaz Ali will be working with Shahid Kapoor soon for his directorial venture. Ekta Kapoor, on the other hand, has received a great response at the Box Office as her film “Veerey Di Wedding” hit the screens today.