Spotting Bollywood celebs in Lucknow has now become an everyday thing and the viral video of Jackie Shroff clearing traffic in Lucknow is the proof. With huge number of films being shot in the city and Bollywood A-listers like Ajay Devgn, Akshay Kumar, Farhaan Akhtar, Rajkumar Rao shooting in the City of Nawabs, Lucknow is now considered the most shooting friendly city in India.
With success of films like Raid, Jolly LLB, Behen Hogi Teri among others the craze of shooting in Lucknow is increasing each day among filmmakers. After successful 2017, there are many promising films coming on 2018 that are being shot in Lucknow and the recent release Mulk is one of them.
Here we list for you five upcoming Bollywood Movies that are being shot in Lucknow:
1. Cheat India
‘Murder’ fame Emran Hashmi is shooting in Lucknow for the first time for his home production ‘Cheat India’. Cheat India is said to be a powerful film with an engaging and riveting story. The film is helmed by Soumik Sen and is slated to release on 25th January 2019.
Sanjay Dutt starrer Prasthanam is another film that has gone on floors in Lucknow. It also stars Lucknowi lad Ali Fazal and Sooraj Pancholi. Prasthanam is a remake of Telugu movie with the same name.
3. Milano Talkies
Tigmanshu Dhulia’s dream project Milan Talkies has finally hit floors in Lucknow. The director waited for six-years to begin shooting for this film. The film has a talented star cast that includes Ali Fazal, Ashutosh Rana and Sanjay Mishra. The film that is slated to release on next year will mark Bollywood debut of Shraddha Srinath.
4. Abhi To Party Shuru Hui Hai
Abhinav Sinha’s next Abhi To Party Shuru Hui Hai is a multi-starrer film that has recently wrapped it’s shooting in Lucknow. The film will have famous actors viz. Saurabh Shukla, Pankaj Tripathi, Vinay Pathak, Pavan Malhotra, Divya Dutta, Kumud Mishra, Manoj Pahwa, Richa Chadha, Dilip Prabhavalkar, Cyrus Broacha, Prateik Babbar and Shriya Pilgaonkar
5. Babloo Bachelor
Sharman Joshi’s Babloo Bachelor is essentially a romantic comedy flick situated in Lucknow. Babloo is the son of a much-respected zamindar, who has set very high goals in seeking his bride.
Unfortunately, none meet his criteria of eligibility. The film has wrapped its shoot in Lucknow and will be seen in the theatres soon.
6. Jabariya Jodi
Parineeti Chopra and Sidharth Malhotra starrer “Jabariya Jodi” has begun there shooting in Lucknow. The movie is being produced by Ekta Kapoor and Shaailesh R Singh. Set in Bihar, Jabariya Jodi is a love story based on the concept of groom kidnapping.
Isn’t it a proud moment for Lucknowites of being the new Bollywood adda !