Star Cast- Prithviraj, Rani Mukerji
Director- Sachin Kundalkar
Producer- Anurag Kashyap, Viacom 18
Music director- Amit Trivedi, KST
Studio- Viacom 18
Release Date- 28th September, 2012
‘Aiyya’ is an upcoming Bollywood flick starring Rani Mukerji and Southern heart-throb Prithviraj in the main roles. The film has been directed by Sachin Kundalkar, who has been a National Award winner, and is written and co-produced by Anurag Kashyap and Viacom 18 Motion Pictures.
The film is essentially a love story with a fun and lively element to it. Rani plays a Marathi girl whose name is Meenakshi. She falls in love with Prithviraj, who plays the role of a Tamil artist named Surya. The film is set against the backdrop of the cultural clash between the West and the South states of India.
It is said that Anurag Kashyap was extremely impressed with Prithviraj in his film ‘Urumi’, and hence offered him to work with him in ‘Aiyya’. Prithviraj, who had earlier rejected few offers to do Bollywood films, accepted this offer because he liked the story of the film. Rani, who was last seen in ‘No One Killed Jessica’, is also very excited about the movie.
The pre-production of the film began in August 2011. Shooting for the film began by October 2011 and finished in December 2011. The film’s music is scored by Amit Trivedi, who is still riding high on the success of