Two co-stars of Netflix’s Sacred Games unite again. Who are these two? The lead actor of the hit Netflix series, Nawazuddin Siddiqui and Elnaaz Norouzi are the ones who are starring in Sangeen. Director-Writer, Jaideep Chopra is making the film. On Monday the makers announced this news.
For shooting the film, the makers have identified places in London and Mumbai. While the official shoot will begin in January 2021.
Nawazuddin is ecstatic to work on the film which he termed as unique and his character as thought-provoking. Further, he shared,
“I am looking forward to teaming up once again with Elnaaz Norouzi after Sacred Games. The script is an experimental one and I am sure Jaideep Chopra will do full justice to it and together we will be able to discover something novel.”
While Elnaaz is excited to again work with the actor on a project. Talking about the film, Elnaaz said—“Sangeen is an incredible script, a role I’ve always secretly dreamt of essaying as an actor. I am looking forward to bringing that complex character to life with Jaideep sir who has written it so skillfully.”
It is a dream for directors to work with an actor of Nawaz’s caliber. Jaideep echoed similar feelings while talking about getting to work with Nawaz on the film. He said that he didn’t think about anyone except Nawaz while writing the film.
“He is an actor par excellence and I couldn’t think of anyone more deserving than him to bring a sense of authenticity to my film. Elnaaz Norouzi has an innate creative acumen and this film will showcase her in a brand-new light within the cinematic ecosphere, ” added Jaideep.
Producing the film jointly is Gurjit Singh Of Golden Era Films and Ankit Khanna of AK Projects.
It is expected that the film will come out in 2021. Meanwhile, rapper, Raftaar who earlier worked on Nawaz’s film, Manto is going to give the musical score for the film. It will be the first time that he is going to a musical score for a film.
Nawaz was recently seen in Sudhir Mishra’s Netflix film, Serious Men based on the novel of the same name by Manu Joseph.
For more such entertainment news keep following The Indian Wire