The Zoya Factor, a screen adaptation of Anuja Chauhan’s excellent-selling novel of the same name is but to head on flooring however the lead actors, Sonam Kapoor and Dulquer Salmaan have completed a photoshoot for it already on the way to depart film buffs across the country excited.
North meets the south as Hindi movie actor Sonam Kapoor and Malayalam actor Dulquer Salmaan come collectively for the screen adaptation of Anuja Chauhan’s great-promoting novel The Zoya Factor. Even as the movie is yet to head on flooring, the lead actors have carried out a photoshoot for it with a view to leave movie buffs across the country excited. Dulquer Salmaan, the hit churning machine from Kerala, will set his foot in Bollywood with Ronnie Screwala’s Karwaan, which additionally stars Irfan Khan and Mithila Palkar. After Karwaan, the actor will be seen in Abhishek Sharma directorial The Zoya Factor.
Inside the picture, shared through Neerja megastar Sonam on her official Twitter handle, she alongside Dulquer is posing with a duplicate of the novel with the name of their characters cited on it. Additionally, the actor who performs an advertising agent Zoya Singh Solanki inside the movie has announced the release date of the movie too. Bankrolled via Fox superstar Studios, the affection story will hit the theatres next 12 months on April 5. “Fantastic satisfied to be a part of this unique tale #ZoyaFactor an adaptation of Anuja Chauhan’s bestseller. Releasing on April 5, 2019! Directed through #AbhishekSharma, co-starring @dulQuer @foxstarhindi #AdlabsFilms,” tweeted Sonam.
Super happy to be a part of this unique story #ZoyaFactor an adaptation of Anuja Chauhan's bestseller. Releasing on April 5, 2019! Directed by #AbhishekSharma, co-starring @dulQuer @foxstarhindi #AdlabsFilms pic.twitter.com/Xz7G909VDF
— Sonam Kapoor (@sonamakapoor) March 13, 2018
Dulquer Salmaan additionally shared the photo with the caption, “Now this one is truly special for me! Introducing #ZoyaFactor a movie based on Anuja Chauhan’s bestseller. Releasing on April 5, 2019! Co-starring @sonamakapoor, directed through #AbhishekSharma. #AdlabsFilms @foxstarhindi.”
Now this one is really special for me! Introducing #ZoyaFactor a movie based on Anuja Chauhan’s bestseller. Releasing on April 5, 2019! Co-starring @sonamakapoor, directed by #AbhishekSharma. #AdlabsFilms @foxstarhindi pic.twitter.com/1dxzuYYysS
— dulquer salmaan (@dulQuer) March 13, 2018
Talking about the movie, director Abhishek Sharma of Tere Bin laden repute informed Mumbai mirror, “Cricket woven into a rom-com and touching on superstition and success, it’s an awesome book for a screen adaptation. The book has many layers, characters and tracks, so it took Neha Rakesh Sharma some time to pen a good screenplay and Pradhuman Singh to put in writing the dialogues. Now, we’ve gone back to Anuja who’s satisfied with the script to polish it and work on additional dialogues as no one knows the characters better than her.”
Zoya Factor is about a Rajput woman named Zoya Singh Solanki who meets the Indian Cricket team through her job as an executive in an advertising and marketing organization and finally ends up turning into a fortunate charm for the team in the 2010 Cricket world Cup. Eventually, Zoya falls for skipper Nikhil Khoda who doesn’t agree with in luck and superstitions.
The filmmaker also mentioned how he became convinced about casting Dulquer in the role of Indian cricket team captain Nikhil Khoda after watching the trailer of his superhit film ok Kanmani. “I knew immediately that this become the boy we were seeking out. In the book, Nikhil is from the North however in our movie, he hails from the South but speaks good Hindi,” he stated.