Yash and Nusrat to be paired in a horror film directed by Shagufta Rafique
Bollywood’s renowned script writer Shagufta Rafique is all set to make her directorial debut with a Bengali film. The film will be a horror film titled as Seven. It will be produced by Shree Venkatesh Films and will feature Yash Dasgupta and Nusrat in the lead roles.
So far Shagufta Rafique has mostly worked with the production house Vishesh Films which is headed by Mukesh Bhatt and Mahesh Bhatt. Some of her significant works as a script writer and dialogue writer includes movies like Woh Lamhe, Raaz- The Mystery Continues, Jism 2, Jannat 2, Ashique 2, Raaz 3 and many more. Venkatesh Films were keen to produce a super natural thriller so they contacted Shagufta Rafique as she is well experienced in this genre. Shagufta narrated the story of Seven and expressed her desire to direct it too for which the producers gave an instant nod. Thus it became her debut Bengali movie as a director.
As of now only Yash and Nusrat’s names have been finalized as the lead pair, the rest of the cast is yet to be finalized. It will their second film together, they were last seen together in the action film One. Both Yash and Nusrat are very much excited to be a part of the first horror film of their career. Jeet Gannguli will compose the songs for the film and Ravi Walia will work as the DOP. Shooting for the film is expected to begin from the month of August at different locations of Kolkata and Darjeeling. Hope Shagufta will make a shining debut in Bengali movies and it will be a delightful watch for the horror movie lovers.