Actor Richa Chadda says his comedy shooting schedule Fukre3 The film came to the fore with the filming of huge audience scenes.
The Delhi set, directed by Mrigdeep Singh Lamba, is set to hit the sets in April, but has stalled due to the rising number of Kovid-19 cases due to lockdown in Maharashtra.
Fukri 3 has the support of Ritesh Siddhwani and Farhan Akhtar’s Excel Entertainment.
Chadda, who plays the role of local gangster Boli Punjaban in the franchise, is likely to recruit staff to shoot the film later this year or early 2022.
“Fukri 3 was supposed to start on April 10. But the lockdown happened a few days ago. So now it’s a few months late because it has a huge crowd filming. But it happens. The movie is like my home base.
“I have some comfort level with Excel Entertainment, so we can always work together, anytime, I love that team. Given everyone’s dates and personal commitments, it could happen later this year or early next year,” said Excel for Amazon Prime Video Inside Edge Also starred in the web series.
The film series follows four friends – Ali Fazal, Pulkit Samrat, Sharma and Manjot Singh – who came together to make easy money.
Earlier this year, Chadda, along with his actor fianc Fazal, announced themselves The first project as producers will be Girls Girls. The upcoming age story will be produced by their newly launched Banner Pushing Buttons Studios. Debut filmmaker Shuchi Talati will direct the movie from his own script.
The 34-year-old actor said the film is currently in an “advanced” stage of development.
“The girls are done with the Girls Jerusalem Script Lab … ‘Mason’ is an Indo-French production for which we have French co-producers. It is currently in development. The script is close to the shooting draft, but we are working on it.
“We have had our first round of interviews with our female staff and HODs, who are happy to be in a different position. We are currently looking for fundraising opportunities and financiers and co-producers,” she added.
The story takes place at an elite boarding school in a small Himalayan mountain town, about 16-year-old Meera, whose mother hijacked her sexy, rebellious coming of age.
Apart from this, Chadda is also working on her own script, which she says has “surrealism, irony” elements. “The first draft of the script is ready. I’ll do a pitch session with some people soon,” she added.
Currently acting actor Vote Select Web Series Candy, Can also be seen in the third season of the Amazon Prime video series Inside Edge and filmmaker Tigmanshu Dhulia’s Disney + Hotstar murder mystery series Six Suspects.