Reliance to release Shyam Benegal's next in 2009-end

MUMBAI: Big Pictures, the motion pictures brand from Reliance Big Entertainment, is planning to release its next production Well Done Abba sometime during November-December this year.

Directed by Shyam Benegal, the mid-budget film casts Boman Irani in a double role while Minissha Lamba and Sammir Dattani are in pivotal roles.

In Well Done Abba, Benegal narrates the story of Armaan Ali, a driver working in Mumbai. He takes leave for a month to find a husband for his teenage daughter, who lives in a small locality close to Hyderabad. Armaan Ali returns to work only after three months. His young employer wants to sack him but is persuaded to listen to the reason why Armaan got so delayed.

The film is inspired from two short stories namely ‘Narsaiyyan Ki Bavdi‘ by Jeelani Bano and ‘Phulwa Ka Pul‘ by Sanjeev.

A screenplay by Ashok Mishra and music by Shantanu Moitra, the lyrics has been penned by Ashok Mishra, Swanand Kirkire and Ila Arun.

Well Done Abba also stars Ravi Kishen, Ila Arun, Salim Ghouse, Sonali Kulkarni, Rajit Kapur, Yashpal Sharma, Ravi Jhankal and Deepika Amin in supporting roles.

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