After basking in his international fame Anil Kapoor is all set to team up with Disney to produce a complete family movie starrer titled Khoobsurat which will star his daughter and actress Sonam Kapoor.
Apparently Walt Disney Studos is all in to invest its big bucks for Khoobsurat which will be wholesale family entertainer where Anil Kapoor will be playing the role of an actor as well as a producer . Rhea Kapoor is also one of the producers tieing her hands with this production. The film has just gone on the floors in Bikaner, Rajasthan and will hit the screens by mid 2014.
Khubsoorat is being directed by Shashank Ghosh a writer, an ace Ad-film Director and a Creative Head for a popular Youth Music Channel. The great ensemble cast includes Kirron Kher, Ratna Pathak Shah and Amir Raza Hussain. The film narrates the story of Mili (Sonam Kapoor) - an exuberant, vivacious and fun girl who turns the lives of a royal family upside down.
"At the heart of the Disney brand lies a passion for great storytelling that establishes a strong emotional connect with families. We are very excited to partner with Anil Kapoor for Khubsoorat which represents everything that the brand stands for - the script is endearing, entertaining and a fun experience for the whole family," said Siddharth Roy Kapur who is the MD of Disney UTV.
Producer Anil Kapoor adds, "Khoobsurat is a kind of a film that will have a universal appeal. We have worked really hard on the script of the movie which is the backbone of our effort. My daughters have grown up watching Disney movies and it's exciting to see them both collaborating with Disney India for this film. Universal appeal is the essence of Disney and that's why it's a perfect fit.