Darlings: Alia Bhatt turns producer for dark comedy with Shah Rukh Khan
Alia Bhatt will be producing her first movie, 'Darlings' with Shah Rukh Khan's Red Chillies Production
On Sunday, February 28, Alia Bhatt announced her maiden production venture named ‘Eternal Sunshine Production’ and now, on Monday, she has announced her first collaboration with Shah Rukh Khan’s Red Chillies Entertainment, titled, ‘Darlings.’ The film is set to be a dark comedy that will star Alia with Shefali Shah, ‘Choked’ actor Roshan Matthew and ‘Gully Boy’ fame Vijay Varma.
The official handle of Red Chillies Entertainment shared the first look of the film and wrote as: “⚠️Stop scrolling, start reading!⚠️Presenting #Darlings in association with @eternalsunprod, starring @aliaa08, @ShefaliShah_, @MrVijayVarma and @roshanmathew22. Directed by @djasmeet and produced by @gaurikhan, @aliaa08 & @_GauravVerma. @iamsrk @VenkyMysore
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⚠️Stop scrolling, start reading!⚠️
— Red Chillies Entertainment (@RedChilliesEnt) March 1, 2021
Alia Bhatt also shared it on her social media handle and captioned it as: “This one’s special! 😊♥️
Announcing #Darlings, my first ever production under @EternalSunProd, in association with my fav @iamsrk’s @RedChilliesEnt! Starring the amazing @ShefaliShah_, @MrVijayVarma, @roshanmathew22
Directed by @djasmeet & produced by @gaurikhan, @_GauravVerma”
SRK also re-tweeted the same and wrote, “Life is tough Darlings, but so are you….both! Unleashing our #Darlings onto the world….Caution is advisable. PS : yeh comedy thodi dark hai…”
‘Darlings’ will also mark the directorial debut of Jasmeet K Reen who is teaming up with producers Alia and Shah Rukh. Written by Parveez Sheikh & Jasmeet. It is being produced by Gauri Khan, Alia Bhatt and Gaurav Verma. The film is said to go on floors this month. Reportedly, the movie is set to be based on the dynamic mother-daughter duo that will be essayed by Alia and Shefali.