The filming of Netflix’s upcoming live-action Archies film The Archies, directed by Zoya Akhtar, wrapped its shoot earlier today.
The film is an adaptation of Archie Comics and has the iconic gang — Archie, Betty, Dilton, Ether, Jughead, Reggie and Veronica — at the centre of it. “The film is filled with the youthful energy, hope and excitement synonymous with the swinging 1960s. A musical experience bursting with youth, rebellion, friendships, first loves and everything young adult,” reads a press release from the streaming platform.
Zoya directed the film with a script she wrote with Reema Kagti and Ayesha Devitre. The film has Mihir Ahuja, Dot, Khushi Kapoor, Suhana Khan, Yuvraj Menda, Agastya Nanda and Vedang Raina playing pivotal roles.
The Archies is produced by Zoya and Reema under their Tiger Baby Films banner, in collaboration with Sharad Devarajan’s Graphic India and Archie Comics. An official release date for the film is yet to be announced.
Suhana Khan and Khushi Kapoor-starrer The Archies will have 11 songs, a source exclusively told Indiatoday.in. The Netflix film is all set to release in 2023. The Archies will release on Netflix in 2023.
As the makers recently wrapped the shoot of the same, they arranged a wrap-up party in town. In Archies wrap up party full cast of film was present . Shah Rukh Khan’s daughter Suhana and Boney Kapoor’s daughter Khushi along with Vedang Raina, Yuvraj Menda were seen arriving a plush pub in Bandra.
Suhana Khan looked personified elegance in a red bodycon attire. Khushi on the other hand looked gorgeous in a satin purple dress. They along with Yuvraj posed for the shutterbugs and donned their brightest smiles.
Here Shah Rukh Khan commented on the photo posted by her daughter stating, “the amount of acting that I know , I taught you but waiting for more to learn that I can learn from you”.