Filmmaker and producer Karan Johar has unveiled the trailer of his recent production venture, Ajeeb Daastaans. By the looks of it, the anthology film promises a wholesome level of high octane drama and complexities in its four stories and the characters. The trailer showcases the glimpses of the events taking place in each of the four stories and all of them will leave one wanting for more. The film will be releasing on the OTT streaming platform Netflix on April 16, 2021.
The movie will be bankrolled by Karan Johar's Dharmatic Entertainment and will comprise four diverse stories helmed by four different filmmakers. The directors who will be presenting their different stories in the film are namely Raj Mehta, Shashank Khaitan, Kayoze Irani and Neeraj Ghaywan. The trailer hinted that the four stories will revolve around some dark and gritty characters and them unveiling their dark sides. However, it is not clear which filmmaker will be helming which story in Ajeeb Daastaans.
Talking about the star cast, the film boasts of some talented actors from the fraternity. Some of them are Shefali Shah, Abhishek Banerjee, Jaideep Ahlawat, Fatima Sana Shaikh, Nushrratt Bharuccha, Aditi Rao Hydari, Konkona Sen Sharma, Tota Roy Chowdhury and Manav Kaul. The montages of the cast members from their respective stories look promising and instantly grab your attention.
Talking about Karan Johar's post, the filmmaker also shared a message regarding the film while sharing the trailer of the same. He called Ajeeb Daastaans a collaborative effort, yet uniquely individual in its own way. The director stated how four exceptionally talented filmmakers have come out to weave four individual stories that are stranger than reality itself.
Karan added that he cannot wait to witness how the directors have painted their canvas with their own shade of cinema and storytelling. The filmmaker said that some stories tend to take you to places but Ajeeb Daastaans will take one to a place where they never thought they would be. Take a look at the trailer shared by the producer.
Apart from this, Karan Johar will be producing the film Brahmastra starring Ranbir Kapoor and Alia Bhatt. He will also bankroll the much-awaited pan-India film Liger starring South sensation Vijay Deverakonda and Ananya Panday and Sidharth Malhotra's Shershaah.