Anurag Kashyap, who is basking in the success of his Netflix series Sacred Games, is gearing up for the release of his next directorial Manmarziyaan. After their first successful collaboration, Mukkabaaz, Eros International, producer Aanand L Rai and director Anurag Kashyap have come together again for their next offering. Manmarziyaan is a tale of complicated love and has a heady and edgy take on modern-day relationships. The film, starring Vicky Kaushal, Taapsee Pannu and Abhishek Bachchan, will have its premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) 2018. The film Manmarziyaan aka Husband Material will premiere at TIFF before releasing on September 21.
Anurag Kashyap, the director, confirmed the news on his social media and said, “‘Manmarziyaan’ aka ‘Husband Material’ premieres at TIFF before releasing on September 21.” According to the official synopsis on TIFF’s site, the film is a story of a spirited girl who finds herself caught in a complicated love triangle while burdened with societal and familial pressures.
Aanand L Rai says, “It is a very proud moment for the entire team of Manmarziyaan. This is our second collaboration with Anurag Kashyap and to have it chosen to be premiered at TIFF is an honor. We are looking forward to sharing this special Film with the world.”
Sunil Lulla, Managing Director, Eros International Media Ltd, adds, “It’s indeed a great honour to have the film screened at TIFF. We are looking forward to it.”
Presented by Eros International & Aanand L Rai and produced by Colour Yellow in association with Phantom Films, Manmarziyaan is scheduled to release on 21st September 2018. It is written by Kanika Dhillon and the soundtrack is by Amit Trivedi.