"I am excited to be a part of this thriller & working with Nawazuddin" - Priya Bapat
Bapat, is poised to take on the central role opposite Nawazuddin Siddiqui in this enthralling narrative set to transport audiences back to the captivating era of the 90s.
Published: Tuesday,Nov 21, 2023 16:15 PM GMT-07:00
The much-anticipated untitled 90's thriller, helmed by director Sejal Shah and produced by Vinod Bhanushali, has roped in actress Priya Bapat as the female lead opposite Nawazuddin Siddiqui. Renowned for her exceptional performances in Marathi theatre and cinema, Priya Bapat, is poised to take on the central role opposite Nawazuddin Siddiqui in this enthralling narrative set to transport audiences back to the captivating era of the 90s.
Widely acclaimed for her impactful roles in Marathi hits like "Kaksparsh," "Happy Journey," and "Aamhi Doghi," and notable series "City of Dreams", Priya Bapat brings a wealth of experience and versatility to her characters. She eagerly prepares to embody a formidable female character in this untitled thriller, having undergone rigorous preparation through immersive workshops alongside Nawazuddin Siddiqui.
Speaking about her lead actress, director Sejal Shah said, "I am thrilled Priya Bapat came on board. Priya is a fantastic actor and she uses authenticity to bring character to life. She Nawaz and Priya’s on screen chemistry is a fresh and unique.”
Equally excited about the project, Priya Bapat shared, "I was excited to be a part of this gripping thriller since the day I heard the narration and plus working alongside Nawazuddin Siddiqui was the add on. The script is compelling, and the 90s setting adds an extra layer of nostalgia. Working with Nawazuddin is an everyday learning experience, and we are eager to bring this intriguing story to life."
Filming is already underway in Mumbai, with a scheduled 40-day shoot. The screenplay, crafted by National Award-winning writer Bhavesh Mandalia, promises a roller-coaster ride of suspense, drama, and nostalgia.
A Bhanushali Studios Limited and Bombay Fables presentation, the yet-to-be-titled thriller is produced by Vinod Bhanushali, Kamlesh Bhanushali, Sejal Shah & Bhavesh Mandalia.