Tabu and Arjun Kapoor starrer ‘Kuttey’ announced, Vishal Bharadwaj’s son to direct film

Luv Films and Vishal Bhardwaj Films have announced their first collaboration to produce a caper-thriller film named ‘Kuttey’. The film casts some popular names such as Arjun Kapoor, Konkona Sen Sharma, Naseeruddin Shah, Kumud Mishra, Radhika Madan, Shardul Bhardwaj, and Tabu.

Presented by Gulshan Kumar and Bhushan Kumar’s T-Series, the film marks the directorial debut of Aasmaan Bhardwaj who has assisted his father, Vishal on ‘7 Khoon Maaf’, ‘Matru Ki Bijlee Ka Mandola’ and ‘Pataakha’. ‘Kuttey’ is produced by Luv, Vishal, Ankur Garg, and Rekha Bhardwaj. The film’s music will be scored by Vishal with lyrics penned by Gulzar.

Producer Bhushan Kumar while sharing his thrilling experience of collaborating with two of the most prolific directors of the Indian film industry, expressed, “It will be exciting to see this creative synergy of two very diverse filmmakers. Kuttey’s story and star cast are both very interesting. As we present the first glimpse, we hope that the audience is thrilled for what’s next.”

Talking about this upcoming project, Vishal shared, “The movie is extremely special to me as it is my first collaboration with Aasmaan and I’m excited to see what he does with it. Luv Films and Vishal Bhardwaj Films are also coming together for the first time and I am immensely excited about this association, as I really admire Luv’s brave attitude towards filmmaking and strong commercial sense.” He then added, “I have worked with Naseer Sahab, Tabu, Konkona, and Radhika on different films throughout my career and Aasmaan has brought them all together in one film itself. We cannot wait for the audience to witness this captivating thriller on the big screen.”

Written by the father-son duo: Aasmaan and Vishal, ‘Kuttey’ is currently in its pre-production stage, and will commence shooting by the end of 2021.