Filmmaker Zoya Akhtar kicki-starts the shoot of her 7th film, titled Ghost Stories, Starring Janhvi Kapoor and Vijay Varma in the lead roles.
Actor Vijay Varma, who has earlier worked with Zoya Akhtar in Gully Boy this year, marks his second outing with the filmmaker for the short film in Netflix’s upcoming anthology Ghost Stories.
Zoya Akhtar confirmed the deeds on the film. She shared a picture of clapboard on her social media profile. She captioned it, “Rolling&Rocking #ghoststories #my7thfilm #iloveshortfilms @janhvikapoor @itsvijayvarma #tigerbaby #rsvp @netflix_in @ashidua @firecrackerproduction #karanjohar @anuragkashyap10 #dibakarbanerjee”
Zoya Akhtar has just begun shooting for it and the anthology will be produced by Tiger Baby and Ronnie Screwvala’s RSVP Pictures. This will be the first collaboration of Janhvi Kapoor and Zoya Akhtar.
Akhtar’s story will be a part of four short films of the anthology. The other three shorts will be directed by Anurag Kashyap, Karan Johar and Dibakar Banerjee.
The four directors also collaborated earlier in Bombay Talkies (2013) – an anthology film made to celebrate 100 years of Indian cinema. It was screened in Cannes Film Festival, the same year.
Apart from Ghost Stories, Actress Janhvi Kapoor has finished the shoot of her upcoming film Kargil Girl, in which she will essay the role of IAF pilot Gunjan Saxena. She also has RoohiAfza, Dostaana 2, Rannbhoomi and Takht in the pipeline.