Dharma Productions Launches GIPPI - A Bollywood Film for Children by Debutant Director Sonam Nair
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Mumbai, June 2, 2012 (Washington Bangla Radio) Dharma Productions’ has added another feather to its cap with its upcoming movie, “Gippi”. However, what makes this movie so different is the fact that for the first time Dharma Productions is launching a lady director. Also, the genre of this movie is something to look out for.
Dharma Productions’ has explored various genres right from the super hit romantic Kuch Kuch Hota Hai to action packed Agneepath! This is the first time when Dharma will be producing a movie just for the kids.
The director for the movie is Sonam Nair who has already been associated with Dharma Productions’ as she was assisting Ayan Mukherji in Wake Up Sid. Major chunk of the movie has already been shot in Shimla and currently the shooting is going on in Mumbai.
Auditions for the lead actor were conducted across India, by the director herself for several aspiring young actors. After a long series of auditions finally 13 year old, Delhi based Riya Vij was selected. She has no prior experience of performing in front of the camera but however is a perfect match for the role of Gippi.
The release date for the movie is not out yet but we are positive that with this movie Karan Johar, will win the hearts of many children along the way.