This is how Shoojit Sircar found the leading lady Banita Sandhu of October….

This is how Shoojit Sircar found the leading lady Banita Sandhu of October….

While we are all gearing up for the trailer of the much-awaited film October, we wonder how the debutant actress Banita Sandhu, who will share screen space with Varun Dhawan was identified. Little does anyone know that Shoojit Sircar and Banita have already worked together in a commercial before. The beautiful story telling of the Doublemint’s “Ek Ajnabee Haseena Se” song was directed by Shoojit Sircar and had Banita play the female lead. The entire…

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Shoojit Sircar to introduce a new face, Banita Sandhu in OCTOBER

Shoojit Sircar to introduce a new face, Banita Sandhu in OCTOBER

Ever since the announcement of Shoojit Sircar’s next directorial outing, October starring Varun Dhawan was made, everyone has been guessing who the female lead would be. While many names were rumoured to be a part of the venture, Sircar put the speculations to rest by declaring his new find – Banita Sandhu. Shoojit is known to have a keen eye for spotting talent and launching them in his films. From Minissha Lamba (Yahaan) to Yami Gautam and Ayushmann…

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Shoojit Sircar to Make Unsung Martyr Udham Singh’s biopic

Shoojit Sircar to Make Unsung Martyr Udham Singh’s biopic

Shoojit Sircar, whose production house Rising Sun Films has created a new benchmark on social thrillers with PINK, has begun work on his next directorial venture- a film that focuses on a real life forgotten hero Udham Singh. Based around the Indian Independence struggle and the unsung martyr Udham Singh, Sircar has been working on the film’s pre production patiently, as this has been a passion project for him for years. Speaking about the film, Sircar said, “During my…

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