clear clear clear clear clear
clear
Movies
   Scoops & News

WAKE UP SID: Karan's first small budget venture



April 13, 2009 11:56:50 AM IST
Abid, Bollywood Trade News Network
Send to Friend

KARAN JOHAR

KARAN JOHAR

Larger than life, commercial cinema has been the norm with filmmaker Karan Johar, right from his debut film KUCH KUCH HOTA HAI to his latest MY NAME IS KHAN (which is touted to be different!). Even the films which he produced (and not directed) under the banner of Dharma Productions like Soham Shah's KAAL, Nikhil Advani's KAL HO NA HO and Tarun Mansukhani's DOSTANA were all big budget ventures. And all have worked some big time with the audience who loves his kind of films, especially the urban audience.

CHECK OUT: Karan Johar experiments with best pals SRK-Kajol!

However, with the film industry feeling the pinch of the global recession, Karan Johar too has realized the importance of small budget films which focus on core content. And in a move which could be disappointing for all those who love his lavish song and dance sequences and larger than life cinema, Karan has now moved ahead and is producing Ayan Mukerji's WAKE UP SID.

Despite the presence of one of the hottest newcomer in form of Ranbir Kapoor and the queen of parallel cinema Konkona Sen Sharma, the film is a relatively small budget venture, with emphasis on content, and not grandeur in the form of exotic foreign locales and lavish sets.

In fact Karan is very happy that the film which is under production is being completed within the budget frame and is sure that it will release as per schedule.



 
 

 More on Glamsham


- Anushka-Diljit's PHILLAURI is decent, Varun-Aliya score a century! - News
- Emraan Hashmi won't let KRK be part of CAPTAIN NAWAB? - News
- Karan Johar turns singer! - News
- Meet Bros and Neeraj Pandey are back again BABY! - News
- Ranbir Kapoor and Aditya Chopra are not coming together - News
- Shah Rukh Khan's ice-cream video will truly melt your heart! - News
- Shilpa, Disha, Kareena...6 best dressed babes of this week - News
- Arjun Rampal, Dia Mirza, Sahil Sangha snapped at Bandra - Picture Gallery
- Babe Of The Day - Picture Gallery
- Big B, Varun, Sidharth, Shahid, John, Ajay and others at Most Stylish Awards 2017 - Picture Gallery
- Darshan Kumaar, Piaa Bajpai snapped at the launch of TB awareness campaign - Picture Gallery
- HOT Katrina Kaif snapped at the airport - Picture Gallery
- John Abraham snapped at the book launch event - Picture Gallery
- Neil Nitin Mukesh, Sophie Choudry, Urvashi Rautela at launch of Cavali-The Longue - Picture Gallery
- Randeep Hooda snapped at the race course event - Picture Gallery

   News Archives


   Comments

A Fifth Quarter Infomedia Pvt. Ltd. site.