‘Bas Karo Aunty!’ is a movie that is being adapted from the bestselling novel, ‘How I Braved Anu Aunty and Co-Founded a Million Dollar Company’, authored by Varun Agrawal.
The movie is going to be directed by debutante director Abhishek Sinha and the movie features Mahima Makwana and Ishwal Singh in main roles.
Nitesh Tiwari of ‘Dangal’, ‘Chillar Party’ and ‘Chhichhore’ fame is teaming up with wife Ashwini Iyer Tiwary along with Siddharth Roy Kapur and Ronnie Screwvala as well as Star Studio to helm the production of comedy drama for young-adults.
‘Bas Karo Aunty!’ can be called as a relatable millennial comedy drama about today’s youth and the thrills and spills they encounter when they are chasing their dreams, life and romance.
The story is funny as well as inspiring as it showcases the banter that’s quintessentially millennial and the aim of the movie is to capture the entrepreneurial mindset of the youth of India.
As reported by Bollywood Hungama, a source close to the movie said, “this film will be filled with fun, emotional and inspiring coming of age moment.”
Speaking about the movie, Producer Nitesh and Ashwini Iyer Tiwary said, “We found Varun Agarwal’s journey quite captivating, and I’m thrilled about mounting this film on the story of a budding entrepreneur. Our film captures the mood and zeitgeist of the nation: India is young, jubilant, and enterprising, and Bas Karo, Aunty! Is the perfect response to anyone trying to impede this spirit of enterprise!”
Director Abhishek Sinha, who makes a debut with this movie said, “Nothing beats the thrill of bringing a relatable story to the audience for a filmmaker. I’m excited to be directing a film written by my mentor and one of the closest friends Nitesh Tiwari in collaboration with Nikhil Mehrotra along with stalwart producers like Star Studios, RSVP, Sid Roy Kapur films, and Earthsky productions helmed by Ashwiny Iyer Tiwari and Nitesh Tiwari. As a team they gauged the merit of this hilarious, heart-warming and inspiring story. This film is our cinematic salute to everyone brave enough to go after their dreams.” ‘Bas Karo Aunty!’ has reportedly already started production and as per reports the movie will almost entirely be shot across the city of Mumbai, India.