Actress Dia Mirza’s Indo-Iranian film Salaam Mumbai! will be out this year.
She plays the lead the opposite Iranian actor Mohammad Reza Golzar.
“My first international Iranian film will be releasing in October and I am really looking forward to that. It was an extraordinary experience, working with an industry that I have deeply admired and looked up to,” Mirza said in Mumbai.
“The person starring with me in the film is Iran’s megastar and the kind of love that has been showering my way from Iran has been really really extraordinary. It has been a wonderful ride,” she added.
Mirza plays a medical student in Persian-English-Hindi film which was partly shot in Mumbai. Golzar had to learn Hindi for his role.
Mirza, who also owns the production house Born Free Entertainment with her husband, Love Breakups Zindagi director Sahil Sangha, said: “I’m currently working on three films that we are producing.”
She also ventured into television earlier this year with the show Ganga — The Soul of India, exploring locations and cultures around the Hindu holy river.
Mirza was last seen in the Bengali film Paanch Adhyay. – CINEWS