NOW ROY KAPUR FILMS
Siddharth Roy Kapur the ex- CEO of UTV Motion Pictures and later the MD in The Walt Disney Company has now begun his own banner. Once Kapur left his post at Disney it was a topic of many a murmurs in the industry trade that what would he be doing next. Will he join some other production house or will he form a new one with some of his old colleagues, some even suggested he will leave the industry all together. But now with an announcement this massive hopefully people will get an idea of what he has been up to all these months. The banner is being called Roy Kapur Films and Siddharth will start multiple movies under the banner. The ﬁrst mega venture which RKF will make will be an biopic based on the Indian astronaut Rakesh Sharma. The movie is going to star Aamir Khan in the lead and will be directed by Mahesh Mathai. This one yet untitled is going to mount the sets once Aamir ﬁnishes the shooting for his current movie THUGS OF HINDOSTAN. Post this RKF has also signed DANGAL director Nitesh Tiwari to start his next which will be based on a book on the life of young entrepreneur Varun Agarwal. The third movie which RKF will start will be based on the true story of one Vijendra Singh who found his wife after a 19 month search post the Uttarakhand ﬂoods. This one is going to be directed by National Award ﬁlmmaker Vinod Kapri. Now that’s a line up to get anyone in the industry envious. Way to go Mr. Siddharth Roy Kapur.