From Shah Rukh Khan to Alia Bhatt, stars praise Anushka Sharma’s Phillauri – In Cinemas Now!
Shah Rukh Khan, Rehka, Alia Bhatt and Sidharth Malhotra attend Phillauri screening
Mumbai, India – Ahead of the film’s release last week, Anushka Sharma hosted a special screening of her second home production Phillauri in Mumbai for her close friends in the industry. The screening was a star-studded affair with many B-town celebs making an appearance like Alia Bhatt, Sidharth Malhotra, Sonakshi Sinha and Kriti Sanon to name a few. Anushka’s co-star of many films, Shah Rukh Khan also attended the screening for the film.
Shah Rukh Khan tweeted: “Phillauri the attempt at doing wot u believe in.@AnushkaSharma @diljitdosanjh #anshai #karnesh keep believing in the impossible.”
Alia Bhatt tweeted: “#Phillauri is such a lovely unique film!!!With such honest performances from the whole cast!!! @AnushkaSharma you are such an inspiration”
Set in Phillaur, Punjab, the Anshai Lal directorial tells the story of Kanan, played Suraj Sharma, who is persuaded by his friends and family to marry a tree to ward off the bad luck afflicting his love life. To Kanan’s surprise, this awakens an ancient tree spirit Shashi, played by Anushka Sharma.
Phillauri is in cinemas now:
Phillauri releases in cinemas on 24th March 2017
Starring Anushka Sharma, Diljit Dosanjh and Suraj Sharma
Produced by Fox Star Studios and Clean Slate Films
Distributed by Fox Star Studios
Join the conversation:
Language: Hindi with English subtitles
Genre: Romantic, Comedy
Cast: Anushka Sharma, Diljit Dosanjh, Suraj Sharma, Mehreen Pirzada
Director: Anshai Lal
Produced by: Anushka Sharma, Karnesh Sharma
Screenplay and Written by: Anvita Dutt
Director of Photography: Vishal Sinha
Music Director: Shashwat Sachdev, Jasleen Royal
Lyrics: Anvita Dutt
Production Companies: Clean Slate Films, Fox Star Studios
Distributed by: Fox Star Studios
Meet Shashi, the friendly spirit who is here to tell her love story. Phillauri narrates the unique story of how it will take a crazy Punjabi wedding, rank strangers and more than a lifetime to complete a love story.