AZAAN (Hindi, 2011) - Prashant Chadha's Bollywood Action Film

Calcutta, Feb 6, 2011 (Washington Bangla Radio)  A country, a common man and a conspiracy will dominate Prashant Chadha's action film AZAAN in June of 2011.

Shot across multiple international locations including France, Romania and Sudan, the sleek production will be released under the banners of JMJ Entertainment PVT LTD, Alchemia Films and Percept Picture Company.

The film introduces Energy drink owner Sachin Joshi to Hindi feature films as the hero. Music is by Salim-Sulaiman and the lyricist is Amitabh Bhattacharya.

According to reports, American singer Shakira will sing a Latin influenced solo dance number for AZAAN, whose lyrics will be in English with a smattering of Hindi. The song will feature South African model Candice Boucher, but Shakira might possibly make a small appearance.

The writers of Azaan are Prashant Chadha, Shubra Swarup and Heeraz Marfatia.

AZAAN (Hindi, 2011) - Theatrical Trailer

Prashant Chadha's Aap Ka Surroor films are well known among Indian cinema lovers. Aap Kaa Surroor: The Moviee - The Real Luv Story (2007) [Buy DVD Online] is a Hindi Romance-Thriller fil that revolves around the protagonist HR (Himesh Reshammiya) an Indian Rock star and his love interest (Hansikaa). The film is set in Germany where HR is an extremely popular musician & performer and how he gets framed into the murder of a journalist. The film also features Mallika Sherawat who is also one of the prime suspects in the murder besides a competing Music mogul who all have individual agendas and scores to settle with the Rock star. How HR manages to solve the mystery and reveal the truth forms the climax leading to an action packed high energy drama on the streets of Stuttgart. The film stars Himesh Reshammiya, Hansika Motwani, Raj Babbar, Mallika Sherawat, Darshan Jariwala, Sachin Khedekar, Ishita Chauhan, Pankaj Jha and more and music is, of course, directed by Himesh Reshammiya. Anant Mahadevan makes a special appearance in the film.