There have been a few films shot in Kashmir in their time. Another which will be featuring the region is Sushant Singh Rajput starrer ‘Romeo Akbar Walter’.
Singh Rajput will be shooting for the film in Kashmir which will have it as a backdrop. A recce is expected to happen soon for the project, the story to which is of before the Indo-Pak war of the 1970s. Writer-director Robbie Grewal told Pune Mirror, “The film is set in 1971, but it isn’t about the war. The story unspools before it begins and is inspired by true incidents. We’re going to be filming in multiple regions in the Indian subcontinent, including Kashmir and Nepal. We are prepping up to create a thrilling world, the kind you haven’t seen before. Our sole aim is to capture the look and feel of the era”.
There have been rumours that Disha Patani was to star in the film but Grewal confirms that noone has been finalised, “The leading lady is crucial to the story but we’re yet to lock an actress”.
It seems many want to stay away from the state but there is brevity with this crew who definitely want to shoot in Kashmir.
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