A film inspired by the Laila Majnu folk tale is in the making and the people who have taken up the project are Imtiaz Ali and Ekta Kapoor. The Makers of the film have released the official trailer of the film. The movie which will be showing us some new faces in the Hindi film industry will be directed by Imtiaz’s younger brother Sajid Ali. He will be making his directorial debut with the movie. Financed by Ekta’s production house Balaji Telefilms, the film will hit the Box Office on September 7 2018.

The film will be starring two new fresh faces in the film Avinash Tiwary and Tripti Dimri will be playing the role of the lead roles in the love story film. Well the film is based on the Laila Majnu folk tale and yes in the trailer we can also see the love story of these two however they well going love story faces many obstacles and the duo try to tackle every problem in their life.


The trailer hasn’t showed us much about the film the usual love story plots that have been seen on television and the big screens since a long time. The film has been shot in Kashmir and will be showing us some beautiful scenarios.

Sajid Ali the director of the film said that while the scripting of the film he had discussed this project with his brother Imtiaz Ali a long time ago. Sajid stated that his brother Imtiaz had helped him a lot while writing the script for the movie. He discussed about he felt when he was on the script “It’s a classic, intense Laila Majnu story. Though I don’t know how close I will get to it, I would like to contemporise it,” This is what the director had to say while describing the theme of his script. Imtiaz ali is well known for his love stories and yes he is also doing a great job with this movie making Laila Majnu the most awaited film of this year.

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