Saturday, September 29, 2012

Jab Tak Hai Jaan: A Yash Chopra Romance..

Jab Tak Hai Jaan

Jab Tak Hai Jaan (Until there is life) is an upcoming 2012 Bollywood film directed Yash Chopra, written and produced by Aditya Chopra under their production house Yash Raj Filmsand it is supposed to be the last film directed by Yash Chopra. The film features Shahrukh Khan, Katrina Kaif and Anushka Sharma in the lead roles, making it the first film to pair Khan and Kaif and the second collaboration between Khan and Sharma after Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi. The film would be Yash Chopra's fourth film to feature Shahrukh Khan in the lead role and it marks his return as a director after eight years, his last film being Veer-Zaara in 2004.
The background score and soundtrack will be composed by A. R. Rahman while the lyrics penned by Gulzar. The film is scheduled to release on the Six-day Diwali weekend which begins on 13 November 2012.

Directed by Yash Chopra
Produced by Aditya Chopra
Screenplay by Aditya Chopra,Devika Bhagat
Story by Aditya Chopra
Starring Shahrukh Khan,Katrina Kaif,Anushka Sharma
Music by A.R Rahman
Cinematography Anil Mehta
Editing by Namrata Rao
Distributed by Yash Raj Films
Release date November 13, 2012
Country India
Language Hindi-Urdu

1.Shahrukh Khan as Samar
It was reported that Shahrukh Khan would play a role spanning across two life stages; first, in his 20s of a role resembling that of his earlier performance Raj from Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge (1995), while the second of a more matured age, an army officer in Ladakh.

2.Katrina Kaif as Khushi
Prior to the film's release, Kaif's role was described as "the archetypal Yash Chopra seductress; an unattainable beauty". She was reported to have put in a significant amount of work to make her character believable, and was helped by Khan, who had prior experience with the director. Kaif faced difficulty at times while filming in London due to the cold weather.

3.Anushka Sharma as Akira
Anushka Sharma was reported to have been portraying the second female lead in the film. In an interview with a leading daily journal, Anushka stated, "I play a girl by the name Akira. She is a 21 year old who wants to work for Discovery Channel and make documentaries. She is extremely ambitious and would do anything to make it big and realize her dreams."

4.Anupam Kher
Kaif's father in the film. He stated in an interview that his role in the film was a cameo appearance.

5.Rishi Kapoor

6.Neetu Singh