Popular ZEE Network presenter, Asad Shan will be making his film debut in March with ‘7 Welcome To London’.
BizAsia.co.uk can reveal that UK distributor Bollywood Films has acquired the exclusive international rights of the crossover Bollywood, Brit-Asian spectacle.
The fast paced thriller centres around the struggles and hardships faced by a young immigrant from India, who feels that London will allow him to fulfill his dreams and aspirations. Whilst he finds love on the underground, one phone call changes his life forever. ‘7 Welcome To London’ is a breathtaking, stylish and utterly ghoulish thriller crafted in a gritty manner that accentuates the film’s edgy vision.
After watching ‘7 Welcome To London’, Joe Mirza, Managing Director for Bollywood Films expressed, “I was very excited and had to be acquiring this film at the earliest. This film is set to break new grounds in homegrown talent and caters to our solid Bollywood loving audience…You guys will love this film. Get excited for a new era in British Asian talent.”
Bafta and Oscar winning editor Chris Dickens is the creative producer for ‘7 Welcome To London’ and has seamlessly blended Bollywood with international film stylistics and techniques.
Asad Shan currently presents Zing’s ‘Brits Bollywood’ show and has previously worked at B4U Music.
‘7 Welcome To London’ is a Hindi movie carrying English subtitles. Running time has been finalised at 107 minutes. Further information for the movie can be obtained from the official website here.
‘7 Welcome To London’ releases at cinemas across the UK on Friday 9th March 2012.