“It’s a dark comedy and the makers felt that the film will be able to reach its target audience through the OTT medium. The conversations were on with multiple players and it’s finally Netflix, who has bagged the exclusive streaming rights. The film has been sold for a sum of Rs800 milliom, thereby making it one of the biggest deals for a female led film,” revealed a source close to the development.
‘Darlings’ is poised to release this summer.
The movie is described as relationship drama in which actress Shefali Shah plays Alia Bhatt’s mother. Actors Roshan Matthew and Vijay Varma also play crucial roles.
Bhatt also has a busy year ahead of her. Very soon, director Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s ‘Gangubai Kathiawadi’ starring Bhatt as a fierce matriarch of a red-light district in Mumbai will release theatrically on February 25.
She’s also gearing up for the release of ‘RRR’, ‘Rocky Aur Rani Ki Prem Kahani’ and…