Sony Pictures Films India unveils a packed slate of over 17 Indian and Hollywood releases. The studio will be entertaining audiences worldwide with diverse Hindi and regional content and global blockbusters over the next one year.
Sony Pictures Films India is all set to have around 17 releases over the next one year. Despite the massive upheaval in the entertainment industry over the last two years, the studio was able to use this downtime to create an aggressive, vibrant, and diverse slate for the coming year. The Indian films include Balwinder Singh Janjua’s (famed screenplay writer of Saand Ki Aankh and Mubarakan) directorial debut, ‘Tera Kya Hoga Lovely’, starring Ileana D’Cruz and Randeep Hooda. ‘Looop Lapeta’ is directed by maverick ad filmmaker Aakash Bhatia and stars Taapsee Pannu and Tahir Raj Bhasin. The studio has joined hands with Ram and Amita’s Ram Madhvani Films (RMF) for a big-screen underwater thriller ‘Dive’. ‘Saale Aashiq’ is a topical film helmed by debutant Siddharth –Garima, is a unique take on honour killings and is a romance-drama that is young, raw and thrilling. Next is Sabbir Khan directorial, ‘Nikamma’ an action entertainer with Abhimanyu in the lead along with internet sensation Shirley Setia and Shilpa Shetty in a power-packed performance.
Family entertainer ‘Aankh Micholi’ is directed by master storyteller and director Umesh Shukla and stars Abhimanyu, Mrunal Thakur, Paresh Rawal, Sharman Joshi, Abhishek Banerjee, Vijay Raaz, Divya Dutta, Darshan Jariwala and Grusha Kapoor. ‘Major’ is a film based on the life of Major Sandeep Unnikrishnan who was martyred during the 26/11 attacks. Directed by Shashi Kiran Tikka, the film stars Adivi Sesh in the lead role along with Sobhita Dhulipala, Saiee Manjrekar, Prakash Raj and Revathi.
Hollywood releases include Sony Pictures’ Hollywood offerings include one of the biggest films of the year, ‘Spider-Man: No Way Home’. ‘Don’t Breathe 2’ is a horror thriller directed by Rodo Sayagues and stars Stephen Lang. ‘Escape Room 2: Tournament of Champions’ directed by Adam Robitel and stars Taylor Russel, Logan Miller and Deborah Ann Woll. ‘Ghostbusters – Afterlife’ is a supernatural comedy directed by Jason Reitman and stars Carrie Coon, Finn Wolfhard, Mckenna Grace, and Paul Rudd. ‘Uncharted’ directed by Ruben Fleischer, the cast includes Tom Holland, Mark Wahlberg, Antonio Banderas, Sophia Ali and Tati Gabrielle.
‘Morbius’ is another much-awaited superhero film directed by Daniel Espinosa. ‘Resident Evil: Welcome to Raccoon City’ stars Kaya Scodelario, Robbie Amell, Hannah John-Kamen, Avan Jogia, Tom Hopper, Lily Gao, Neal McDonough, and Donal Logue. ‘The Man From Toronto’ is an action comedy directed by Patrick Hughes and stars Kevin Hart, Woody Harrelson, Kaley Cuoco, and Ellen Barkin. ‘Bullet Train’ directed by ‘Atomic Blonde’ and ‘Deadpool 2’ helmer David Leitch is an action thriller with an ensemble cast including Brad Pitt, Sandra Bullock, Aaron Taylor-Johnson and Joey King.