A Casting Coup Like Never Before – Love Sonia
Casting director have them on their minds all the time, directors want them to portray key characters of their stories, critics find no flaw in their performances and audience laps up their narrative in a blink. We are talking about the power performers of acting and the best of these are the cast of Tabrez Noorani’s Love Sonia.
The film’s trailer has received a brilliant response and has crossed more than 10 million views, garnering immense appreciation for its ensemble.
It’s rare to find a bunch of amazing and talented actors in one film, and the film is one which has got accolades already – the eyeballs are massive. With the changing tastes of audiences it is refreshing to see that Love Sonia has become one of the most awaited films of September.
With Love Sonia we will be witnessing a slew of strong and poignant performances by some of the finest actors from India and including national award winning actors Manoj Bajpayee, Anupam Kher, Rajkummar Rao and also critically acclaimed Adil Hussain, Sai Tamhankarand Hollywood stars Demi Moore, Mark Duplass with Freida Pinto. The film also introduces two very talented girls Mrunal Thakur and Riya Sisodiya.
Actor Manoj Bajpayee shared, “This film is close to my heart and the story of a young girl on a journey to find her sister is extremely touching.”
Actress Richa Chadha, “Working on this project left a deep impact on me, the story is quite moving and emotional. It’s a story of love, family, the ultimate sacrifice and a triumph of the human spirit. I am proud of the film.”
Actor Rajkummar Rao said, “Love Sonia is a very important story that was needed to be told and I am very happy to be a part of this film.”
Actress Freida Pinto said, “”This is finally happening and I am really excited that such an important film will be watched by India too on September 14th. This film has been 10+ years in the making but the subject matter of human trafficking stays ever so relevant and current. Love Sonia deserves all the attention it can get.”
Actress Mrunal Thakur expresses, “I consider myself extremely lucky and fortunate, to be able to share screen space with such a Powerful Cast. It’s my first film, so I was very nervous, but they helped me get comfortable. Everyday on set was like attending the Best Acting School in the World. It was an absolute privilege and I’m thankful to each and every one of them.”
Actress Sai Tamhalkar shared says, “Love Sonia for me wasn’t just a movie; it was an experience. I also learnt what a human being can do to another human being and it gives chills down my spine. I hope this movie reaches to as many people possible and stays with them for the longest time.”
Love Sonia, a hard-hitting story of a 17 year old girl who risks her life to rescue her sister from the sex trade, was shot in India, Hong Kong and Los Angeles.
The film has a strong ensemble cast staring Manoj Bajpayee, Richa Chadha, Rajkummar Rao, Sai Tamhankar, Adil Hussain, Anupam Kher, Demi Moore, Mark Duplass with Freida Pinto and introducing Mrunal Thakur and Riya Sisodia.
Zee Studios will release the film in India. Tamasha Talkies and Samraaj Talkies in association with India Take One Productions, Cinemantra Entertainment and Media & Dynasty Consulting Group present Love Sonia. The film is Tabrez Noorani’s directorial debut, produced by the Academy Award nominated producer of Life of Pi, David Womark and Tabrez Noorani. Co-produced by Amar Butala and Executive Producers include Shalini Thackeray, Deepak Nayar and Pravesh Sahni. The Dynasty Consulting Group was instrumental in setting up the movie. Love Sonia releases on 14th September 2018
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