Taapsee Pannu’s upcoming film ‘Looop Lapeta’ is set to release directly on Netflix in February, its been confirmed.
The film, which also stars Tahir Raj Bhasin, is releasing on the streaming giant on Friday 4th February 2022.
Talking about Looop Lapeta on Netflix, director Aakash Bhatia shares, “There’s no way to downplay the exhilaration of making a first film and Looop Lapeta has surpassed every bit of it. I’m extremely excited with the shape we have given it. It boldly jumps genres from comedy, thriller to romance and makes for a rollercoaster ride for audiences. A powerhouse ensemble cast and crew made this project what it is. The creative collaborators in Sony Pictures, Kasbekar and Tanuj made for great producers on this debut journey. I’m elated that Netflix is the platform that the world gets to watch Looop Lapeta on.”
Playing the role of Savi, on a mission to rescue her boyfriend, Taapsee Pannu said, “I am excited to be a part of this next project with Netflix, especially with the film being such a versatile genre. This compelling story was extremely enjoyable to make along with my director, Aakash and co-star, Tahir. I cannot wait for fans and audiences to watch this edge-of-the seat film and enjoy it as much as we loved making it.”
Tahir Raj Bhasin, playing the role of Satya said, “I am so excited about the release of Looop Lapeta. The film is a clutter breaking take on new age romance, and a genre I am exploring for the first time. I can’t wait for the world to meet the characters Satya & Savi. Our director Aakash Bhatia has a unique style stamp that has created a visually stunning world where thrill and comedy combine for one crazy rollercoaster of an entertainer.”
The film is produced by Sony Pictures Films India, Ellipsis Entertainment along with Aayush Maheshwari. ‘Looop Lapeta’ is the Bollywood adaptation of Tom Tykwer’s celebrated cult classic Run Lola Run and the directorial feature film debut of Aakash Bhatia. The film also brings together the best of both genres – comedy and thriller – with a pinch of action, making this the perfect entertainer that’ll have audiences hooked on Looop.
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