AB Corporation Ltd. presents PAA, a sensitive story about the relationship between a father and son who is suffering from Progeria. Produced by Amitabh Bachchan Corporation & Sunil Manchanda, PAA is distributed by Big Pictures.
This bright and cheerful family entertainer has been directed by R. Balakrishnan a.k.a. Balki of CHEENI KUM fame. Other than the venerable Amitabh Bachchan and Abhishek Bachchan, PAA also stars Vidya Balan and Paresh Rawal. The music scored by the maestro Illyaraja, the first Asian composer to score a symphony the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, is surely something to look forward to. The film has lyrics by Swanand Kirkire with cinematographer PC Sreeram.
PAA releases worldwide on 4th December 2009.
Auro (Amitabh Bachchan) is an intelligent, witty 13 yr old boy with an extremely rare genetic defect that causes accelerated ageing. He suffers from a progeria like syndrome. Mentally he is 13, very normal, but physically he looks 5 times older. Inspite of his condition, Auro is a very happy boy. He lives with his mother Vidya, (Vidya Balan), who is a gynaecologist.
Amol Arte (Abhishek Bachchan), is young, progressive and a full of ideals, politician. He is out to prove to the world that 'politics' is not a bad word. He is a man with a mission. Auro is Amol's son.
PAA is a 'rare' story about a father-son, son-father relationship.
Auro - Amitabh Bachchan Me... Am Auro. I have 4 eyes, 2 ears, 1 nose, 2 hands, 2 legs, 2 kidneys, 1 liver, 1 pancreas, And zero hair. Ok now am v sleepy. You read. Bye
Vidya - Vidya Balan My Mom. She loves Bhindi. Usko sab yaad rehti hai. My mom daily bachcha paids karti hai. She is a gynakologist. Sorry for the spelling.
Amol Arte - Abhishek Bachchan My dad. Hamesha white pehente hain. he says pilitican matlab have to wear white. Silly no?... so minus1. He is a lefty. I also. So plus 1. he has 4 eyes. Just like me. So plus 1. He hates bhindi... so minus 1. Lil kunjoos he is. So minus 1. Nice guy like me. So plus 1. Total. Plus. Plus. He is cool.
Mr. Arte - Paresh Rawal My dad's dad loves talking too much. He doesn't wear a watch so wastes time talking.