Sridevi is back with MOM
After wowing audience with her performance in English Vinglish, Sridevi is back with Mom directed by Ravi Udyawar. Interestingly, Mom happens to be Sridevi's 300th film and 2017 marks her 50th anniversary in the film industry.
The film went onto become a subject of heated discussions as the makers pulled off a casting coup with powerhouse performers like superstar Sridevi, Nawazuddin Siddiqui and Akshaye Khanna being roped in for the film. That's not all; the music of Mom has been composed by maestro A R Rahman, making it one of the most sought after films this year.
The trailer of the film was launched by Sridevi, Nawazuddin Siddiqui, director Ravi Udyawar and producers Boney Kapoor and Sujay Kutty from Zee Studios. It left the audience at the edge of their seats with its gripping plot and glimpse of the fine performances in store. Also present at the launch were Jhanvi and Khushi Kapoor.
Expressing herself at the event, Sridevi said, "This film was extremely challenging but it was a very special experience. I'm happy that I got to work with such great actors and we had a great time shooting for the film".
On the occasion Nawazuddin Siddiqui added, "When I was approached for the film I just couldn't refuse as it was an opportunity to work with Sridevi. I was even more excited when I saw the references of my look in the film. It was an opportunity to do something different and look different".
"Since this is Sridevi's 300th film it had to be special. She has never really attempted something like this before and whoever has watched the film believes this is one of her finest performances," said producer Boney Kapoor.
Sujay Kutty, Business Head Zee Studios added further, "At Zee Studios; we strongly believe in backing good content. We are excited to be partner with Boney Kapoor for this film and look forward to present it to a wide spectrum of audience across the world."
Mad Films and NA film production's Mom has been directed by Ravi Udyawar and the music is composed by A R Rahman. The film will hit the screens on July 7 in Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam and Hindi.