Anushka Sharma is the latest to join the bandwagon of Bollywood actors turning producers with her upcoming film NH 10, co-produced by Phantom. Anushka, who plays the lead in Navdeep Singh's NH 10, liked the script so much that she has decided to co-produce it. At the age of 25, Anushka is the youngest actor-producer on the block.
"I am thrilled to get a chance to do this so early on in
my career. And I couldn't have found a better project than
NH-10 to kick-start this new phase in my film journey. This
is my second film after Bombay Velvet with Phantom. its a
blast working with them," Anushka said.
"It is going to be super-exciting working together again
on what promises to be an explosive film," she said.
Apart from this, Anushka has two big films up for release
-- Rajkumar Hirani's Peekay with Aamir Khan and Anurag
Kashyap's Bombay Velvet with Ranbir Kapoor.
Film director Vikramaditya Motwane of Phantom says, "We
love to partner with the talent we work with. It is extremely
reassuring for us when the lead actor wants to join hands, to
back an outstanding script like NH10. We strongly believe in
Navdeep Singh is set to direct his second film post his
critically acclaimed debut 'Manorama six feet under'. The film
is full with edge of the seat action and thrills, when a road
trip goes wrong.
Being shot this winter across the northern plains around
Delhi, NH 10 will release on September 12 next year.
Phantom Production was floated by four filmmakers Anurag
Kashyap, Vikramaditya Motwane, Vikas Bahl and Madhu Mantena.