clear clear clear clear clear
clear
Movies
   Scoops & News

From Johney Lever to Rajpal Yadav - History repeats itself

May 22, 2008 2:02:55 PM IST
Joginder Tuteja, Bollywood Trade News Network
Send to Friend

view HASTEY HASTEY movie stills

view HASTEY HASTEY movie stills

It has happened in the past and it is happening again.

Once upon a time Johney Lever was the flavor of the season and regardless of who played the main lead in the film, it was Johney Lever who was featured prominently in the film's publicity.

History is now repeating itself in case of HASTEY HASTEY where a major section of film's publicity budget has been reserved for today's numero uno comedy actor Rajpal Yadav. And this time around the makers have not one, not two but as many as three Rajpal Yadavs to choose from.

While it is a known fact that Rajpal Yadav plays a triple role in the film, the film's promotion too is centered in a big way on the varied characters that he plays. There is a 'baap', a flirtatious 'beta' (who is suspected to be a gay) and an uncle who is a 'sardar'!

Together the three are expected to create a riot on screen and this is the reason why the makers (producer duo of Ashutosh Bajpay & Shiv Ram Kumar and director Tony) are leaving no stones unturned to use Yadav as the USP of the film. This is pretty much apparent from the fact that even with Jimmy Sheirgill as the main lead of the film and Nisha Rawal and Monishka as the debutant girls; HASTEY HASTEY is being pitched as a Rajpal Yadav film.

Well, as long this brings in the crowds and makes the film a success, no one associated with HASTEY HASTEY would really mind that. A romantic comedy with an emotional quotient attached to it; HASTEY HASTEY is looking at a 30th May release.



 
 

 More on Glamsham


- ADORABLE! Throwback pictures of Abhishek, Farhan & Sonam with parents - News
- Akshara Haasan shows off her pierced belly and tattoo - News
- Arbaaz Khan: I like Varun Dhawan - News
- Deepika & Katrina forget Ranbir for Shah Rukh Khan - News
- EXCLUSIVE! HICHKI: The haunting story of an enigma called Rani Mukerji echoes again - News
- EXCLUSIVE: Varun Dhawan's gift to his fan is adorable! - News
- Exclusive: Vidyut Jammwal: I will meet Jackie Chan soon - News
- Jokes apart: How celebs like Randeep Hooda can stay away from social media fart - News
- Kareena Kapoor has a new name for baby Taimur - News
- Kriti Sanon dubs for RAABTA - News
- LAALI KI SHAADI MEIN LAADDOO DEEWANA trailer fails to generate any excitement - News
- Manjari Fadnnis: I had no inhibitions kissing as... - News
- OMG! Uday Chopra was at Oscars too - News
- Pictures: Fashionista Sonam Kapoor totally slayed at cousin's wedding - News
- Sharib Hashmi: I leant a lot from Irrfan & Nawaz! - News

   News Archives


   Comments

A Fifth Quarter Infomedia Pvt. Ltd. site.