ZEE5 unveils second Hindi original film ‘Cabaret’
MUMBAI: After the launch of ‘Tigers’ with Emraan Hashmi, over the top (OTT) ZEE5 has launched its second Hindi original film ‘Cabaret’ with Richa Chadda. Directed by Kaustav Narayan Niyogi, ‘Cabaret’ is a much-awaited musical, unique love story and thriller starring Richa Chadda, Gulshan Devaiah, S. Sreesanth, Gulshan Grover amongst others. To add the perfect essence of melody, the film features songs by veteran singer Usha Uthup, as well as Sunidhi Chauhan and Neeti Mohan.
Cabaret producer Pooja Bhatt said, “Cabaret is a movie that celebrates dance and love in the most unique way possible. We are thrilled about premiering it on a digital ZEE5 and are sure that their phenomenal reach will take Cabaret to a much larger audience who are seeking cutting-edge content on the go.”
Speaking about the release, Richa Chadda said, “Cabaret has been one of my most challenging roles to date and I am excited that the film is being released on a digital platform like ZEE5. Given the musical format and the fresh concept, it will surely resonate with the ZEE5 audience who enjoys watching exciting and edgy content.”
ZEE5 India business head Manish Aggarwal said, “Cabaret is an exceptional love story with an equal mix of thrill. It is the type of content that our audiences across India and the world will appreciate and watch. We saw great success with Tigers, our first Hindi Original film and we expect Cabaret to do the same. With Pooja Bhatt’s conviction in the concept and Richa Chadda’s mind-blowing performance, this film will be the most looked forward to in 2019.”
ZEE5 India programming head Aparna Acharekar said, “Tigers, our first Hindi Original film, enjoyed a great response on the platform with views across geographies. Cabaret is our next and we are glad to partner with Pooja Bhatt who has been a part of several bold films from the Indian cinema landscape. The highlight is Richa Chadda, of course, who has undergone a complete transformation for this character. We are confident that the movie will be among one of our finest offerings on ZEE5.”