Dharma Productions presents WE ARE FAMILY. Directed by Siddharth Malhotra and produced by Karan Johar, the film stars Kajol, Arjun Rampal and Kareena Kapoor playing the lead roles. It is the official remake of the 1998 film STEP MOM. The music of the film is composed by Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy. Cinematography is by Mohanan.
The film is scheduled to release on September 10,
Maya (Kajol) is the perfect mother. Her life revolves around her three children, Aleya (Aanchal Munjal), Ankush (Nominath Ginsburg), and Anjali (Diya Sonecha), who think nothing less than the world of her. Despite being divorced from her husband,Aman (Arjun Rampal) Maya has ensured that everything runs smoothly in her house, under her watch, and that they continue to remain a happy family unit. However, when Aman introduces his girlfriend. Shreya (Kareena Kapoor) a career oriented woman, who has a lot to learn about children, to the family, the situation immediately takes an unexpected turn. When an incident changes their lives drastically, bringing the two women under the same roof, they find themselves putting to test an unusual siwation; can two mothers make a home?
Forced to make some unorthodox choices for her family, Maya must confront her uneasy equation with Shreya and find a way to bring everyone together, despite their differences, to make them a family once again.
Can they make a happy home and proudly say... WE ARE FAMILY!
Kajol as Maya - Maya has never accepted that her marriage is over. So she pours her heart into being the perfect mother. From finding the impossible birthday present. to being there for every single moment-no one can replace her. Maya is focused on bringing up the kids with traditional Indian values. She tries to give the children the very best that she can. And she is determined that no one else is going to have a say in their upbringing.
Arjun Rampal as Aman - Aman is the man stuck in the middle! He is well respected as a professional. He adores his children and tries to be there for them as much as he can. Unfortunately his career cills him away at crucial moments. He is determined not to make the mistakes with Shreya that he made in his first relationship. It is really important to him that it work out, and he gives it his everything.
Kareena Kapoor as Sherya -Is a young designer who is struggling to get a career started. She is madly in love with Aman - one of the top commercial photographers. She is impulsive, bright and unpredictable Life with her is one adventure after the other. She is an independent thinker who finds the most unexpected solutions to situations and problems. Her bubbly exterior masks a tough core. Shreya is a survivor.
Diya Sonecha as Anjali-Snow white and fairy tales are her reality at 6 she's the apple of each family members eye. Her innocence and simplicity put a smile on their faces but when the evil witch (daayan) enters her perfect fairy tale world it changes her understanding to reality and makes her ask the question - do good witches also exist!
Nominath Ginsburg as Ankush-His world is full of planets.books and stars.Ac 10 he's quite mature for his age but keeps alot within without showing whats really going on.His father is his hero and his mother his world and somewhere deep down he wants his parents to get back but when he's thrown into this unusal situation life takes another meaning for him.
Aanchal Munjal as Aleya-At 13 staying in a family without the presence of her father, she's been the protective sister of the family and her mother is her universe but when destiny puts her in an unsual situation will she be abte to face the harsh reaIities.