The one who wrote Delhi Belly (2011), Akshat Verma is back with another dark comedy titled Kaalakaandi. This time, Akshat has not only written the film but also handled it’s direction. Starring Saif Ali Khan in lead role, it’s a story of six characters from across Mumbai and scratches the dark & unpleasant side of this fast-paced city.
To set pre-release buzz, makers shared the first look poster of Kaalakaandi a day after of it’s teaser poster that was released on December 5. The picture features Saif Ali Khan in a never-seen-before avatar with weird hairstyle holding a gun in one hand and a glass of whisky in other.
As per announcement, on Wednesday (Dec’6) evening makers dropped the official trailer of the film online, which promises a wild but entertaining ride for fans. The video has profanity, drugs & more but still makes an impact on viewers with fresh one-liners and excellent performances of all actors.
The trailer with 2:22 minutes duration, starts with Saif Ali Khan who just discovered that he has stomach cancer. The doctor suggests him to do whatever makes him happy, this free advice of doctor is the seed of what makes Saif to unleash his wild & unsual side. There are several more interesting characters in the film who add more taste to this spicy flick.
Produced by Rohit Khattar & Ashi Dua Sara under the banner Cinestaan Film Company, Kaalakaandi is scheduled to release on 12 January 2018 and stars Deepak Dobriyal, Vijay Raaz, Kunaal Roy Kapur, Sobhita Dhulipala, Akshay Oberoi, Isha Talwar, Shenaz Treasury, Shivam Patil, Amyra Dastur, Nary Singh and Neil Bhoopalam alongside Saif Ali Khan.