Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra signs 3-film deal with Cinestaan Entertainment
July 29, 2014 6:36:12 PM IST By Glamsham Editorial
Cinestaan Entertainment Private Limited unveiled its plans to produce films and shall soon foray into television and internet services. Rohit Khattar is Founder and Chairman of Cinestaan and Anand Mahindra is a major investor.
ANAND MAHINDRA, ROHIT KHATTAR and RAKEYSH OMPRAKASH MEHRA
It’s first subsidiary, the Cinestaan Film Company is delighted to announce its foray into film production with a three film agreement with Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra’s ROMP Pictures.
Rohit Khattar, Founder Chairman says, “I am delighted to announce the launch of Cinestaan Entertainment in partnership with Anand Mahindra. We share a common vision and similar tastes in story telling which shall, we hope, manifest in some good films. Our company is committed to preserving the rich legacy of our cinema heritage for which we are working on several initiatives including an oral histories television project that shall celebrate the memories and contributions of our screen legends. To begin our film slate with a prodigal talent like Rakeysh Mehra is an incredible high and we are excited about developing these films with him. We shall announce some more projects soon."
Cinestaan Film Company’s first film as a co-production with ROMP Pictures will be the Rakeysh Mehra directed MIRZIYA.
The second film FANNEY KHAN, is an official remake of an Oscar Nominated film to be directed by Nitin Kakkar, the National Award Winner for Best Film FILMISTAAN in 2013. The third film (yet untitled) shall again be directed by Rakeysh Mehra.