With the completion of 25 years in the Hindi Film Industry, Sanjay Gupta is ready to helm the director’s seat with ‘Mumbai Saga’ produced by Bhushan Kumar’s T-Series. Set in the 1980s-’90s revolving around all that went into transforming Bombay into Mumbai, this gangster-drama, is an ensemble film. Starring John Abraham, Emraan Hashmi, Jackie Shroff, Suniel Shetty, Prateik Babbar, Gulshan Grover, Rohit Roy, Amole Gupte and others, the film will go on floors next month.
Speaking on the film, producer Bhushan Kumar says, “Mumbai Saga is our first in the gangster drama genre and who better than Sanjay to direct it. The film is inspired by true events yet makes the characters so larger than life. The entire cast will bring so much to the table.”
Sanjay Gupta adds, “ 25 years, 17 films later I had to give my audience something bigger and better. Mumbai Saga is by far my most ambitious film which needed a visionary producer. And I am grateful to Bhushan Kumar for putting his faith and might in it. is one such story that needs to be said on screen.”
The film is likely to release in 2020.
Gulshan Kumar presents, T-Series and White Feather Films production, Mumbai Saga, produced by Bhushan Kumar, Krishan Kumar and Anuradha Gupta is directed by Sanjay Gupta.