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‘Total Siyapaa’ release date changed to 7th March 2014

TOTAL SIYAPAA UK ReleaseBilled as an ‘urban-ist rom-com’ with the feel of a Brit-Asian cross-over film, Total Siyapaa will now release on 7th March 2014 in UK cinemas.

The film is a roller-coaster ride of hilarious mishaps which ensues when Pakistani rockstar Aman (played by the multi-talented actor and musician Ali Zafar) meets his British-Sikh love interest Asha’s (played by Yami Gautam of Vicky Donor fame) battle-axe Punjabi mother (Kirron Kher). The film is directed by E Niwas (My Name Is Anthony Gonsalves) and the script is penned by Neeraj Pandey, who is famed for his award-winning dramas A Wednesday and Special Chabbis.

Set in London, this wacky, warp-speed tale is a melting pot of cultures. The film gains pace when Aman travels to London to meet Asha’s parents who are conservative Indians and completely unwilling to go against their rigid beliefs.

Aman’s life descends into Total Siyapaa when he attempts, albeit unsuccessfully at first, to impress his future in-laws with hilarious and at times completely cringe-inducing consequences! The film uncannily captures the differences between India and Pakistan and hopes to foster a deeper understanding and togetherness between the two countries. Total Siyapaa also sees real life couple Anupam Kher and Kiron Kher come together on-screen for the very first time.

Total Siyapaa is produced by Reliance Entertainment, Friday Filmworks and AKA Films and releases on Friday 7th March 2014 through Reliance Entertainment.

 

Ali Zafar and Yaami Gautam to shoot in London

Ali ZafarPakistani-actor singer Ali Zafar is coming London to start shooting for Neeraj Pandey’s production Aman Ki Asha.

He will be seen opposite Yaami Gautam of Vicky Donor fame in the new romantic-comedy being directed by E. Niwas.

“Off to London to start shoot for my next feature ‘Aman Ki Asha’ with Yami Gautam, Anupam Kher and Kirron Kher, Neeraj Panday and E. Nivas. How cold is it?,” tweeted the 32-year-old, who will play a Pakistani guy who falls in love with an Indian girl.

Ali made his Bollywood debut with Tere Bin Laden, where he also played a Pakistani boy. The singer-turned-actor also shot Anu Menon’s London Paris New York in the British capital.

Ali Zafar will be seen next in Dawid Dhawan’s Chashme Baddoor.