Reliance Entertainment And Neeraj Pandey & Shital Bhatia’s Friday Filmworks Partner To Form Plan C Studios. Yes, you read it right India’s Biggest entrepreneur head Anil Ambani, Owner of Reliance Entertainment and prolific filmmaker producer duo, Neeraj Pandey and Shital Bhatia’s Friday Filmworks, today announced the formation of Plan C Studios, a 50:50 Joint Venture for production of movies.
Neeraj Pandy is one of the India’s finest and successful directors known for his box office hit films A Wednesday, Special 26 and Baby. Neeraj Pandey is currently busy with “M S DHONI – The Untold Story”
Plan C Studios will kick start with Akshay Kumar starrer, the period drama, Rustom, directed by Tinu Suresh Desai. Other projects include Neeraj Pandey’s cinematic version of his novel, Ghalib Danger and films helmed by Shivam Nair, Chandra Prakash Dwivedi, Anurag Singh, Anvita Dutt and Shree Narayan Singh.
Amitabh Jhunjhunwala, Group Managing Director, Reliance Group, said, “We are delighted to partner with creative minds like Neeraj and Shital. This relationship is in line with our continuing strategy in the media and entertainment business, of partnering with like minded and successful individuals, while playing the role of supportive investors on our part.”
Confirming the development, Pandey said, “Reliance will financially back our development. The discussion has been on since the last three months, we signed the memorandum of understanding (MoU) last week.”
Commenting on the partnership, Neeraj Pandey said: “The partnership with Reliance Group is very significant and welcome, as it enables us to further raise the bar on our continued strategy of developing cutting edge commercial content. We like to keep pushing the envelope, and this partnership will greatly expand our vision.”
“The alliance with Reliance Group and our continued success at the box office, are a welcome and clear vindication of our focused strategy. Reliance’s significant global and domestic distribution and monetization network, not just perfectly complements our distinct content, but will also ensure highest value creation for all our partners and stakeholders,” added Shital Bhatia.
Why call the studio Plan C? Neeraj, in his usual witty style quips, “C stands for Cinema and the plan for all the grand designs that we have to make and present cinema.”
Now This joint venture Plan C Studios gonna create awesome in Bollywood Together.