Netflix has received What Are the Odds?, a coming-of-age comedy-drama film starring Yashaswini Dayama (Dear Zindagi), Karanvir Malhotra (Selection Day), and Abhay Deol (Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara) within the lead. Deol could also be a manufacturer. Alongside, Netflix has unveiled a free up date — May 20 — and a trailer for What Are the Odds?, which implies John Hughes meets a fluffier The End of the F*ing World. What Are the Odds? has been directed via Megha Ramaswamy, very best recognized for co-writing the 2011 black comedy crime movie Shaitan.
What Are the Odds? trailer
In addition to Dayama, Malhotra, and Deol, What Are the Odds? additionally stars Monica Dogra (David), Priyanka Bose (Lion), Sulabha Arya (Hera Pheri), and Manu Rishi (Oye Lucky! Lucky Oye!). Deol is not the one manufacturer on What Are the Odds?; he served within the function along Sanjay Bachani, Pooja Kohli, and Apoorva Bakshi of FilmKaravan. In truth, What Are the Odds? is being referred to as a “FilmKaravan Original”, and no longer a “Netflix Original”. This is the second one collaboration for Netflix and FilmKaravan after remaining 12 months’s police procedural anthology, Delhi Crime — which used to be a Netflix unique.
What Are the Odds? used to be in the beginning envisioned as a chain referred to as The Odds that may observe rebellious youngster Vivek (Dayama) and accountable faculty head boy Ashwin (Malhotra) as they went on “a fantastical adventure” throughout the streets of Mumbai. A 90-minute excerpt used to be proven on the Indian Film Festival of Los Angeles in March remaining 12 months, when it used to be nonetheless in manufacturing. But the sequence plan has reputedly been shelved, and the excerpt reimagined as a feature-length model now coming to Netflix.
Netflix has a mediocre to horrible document with Indian motion pictures. In 2020, it is given us the horror anthology Ghost Stories from administrators Zoya Akhtar, Dibakar Banerjee, Karan Johar, and Anurag Kashyap in January, the dance drama Yeh Ballet from writer-director Sooni Taraporevala in February, the Kiara Advani-starrer, Johar-produced school rape drama Guilty and the coming-of-age rom-com Maska that includes Manisha Koirala in March, and the Jacqueline Fernandez-led thriller mystery Mrs. Serial Killer.
What Are the Odds? synopsis
“When two not going pals play hooky from faculty, unintentional encounters and otherworldly occasions flip their day into a fanciful coming-of-age adventure.”
What Are the Odds? free up date
What Are the Odds? is out May 20 on Netflix international.
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