“Bang Bang!” is an action thriller film directed by Siddharth Anand and produced by Fox Star Studios. The film is an official remake of the Hollywood film “Knight and Day” and features Hrithik Roshan and Katrina Kaif in the lead roles performed by Tom Cruise and Cameron Diaz respectively in the original. The film is scheduled to be released in Hindi, Tamil and Telugu languages. Fox Star Studios will distribute and market the film worldwide. Apart from Hrithik and Katrina, others who feature in the film are Danny Denzongpa, Jaaved Jaffrey, Jimmy Shergill, Pawan Malhotra, Préity Üupala etc.
“Haider” is an upcoming film directed by Vishal Bhardwaj and co-written by Bharadwaj and Basharat Peer. It is a modern-day adaptation of William Shakespeare's “Hamlet,” set in Kashmir. The film stars Shahid Kapoor as Haider, and Tabu essays the role of his mother who marries her brother-in-law (played by Kay Kay Menon) after her husband mysteriously disappears. The film also stars Shraddha Kapoor as Arshia, a journalist by profession and Haider's love-interest. “Haider” is the third instalment of Bhardwaj's Shakespeare trilogy after “Maqbool” (2003) and “Omkara” (2006). It will be screened at the 19th Busan International Film Festival.