Mumbai: Sonam Kapoor-starrer Neerja, a biographical thriller primarily based on a real-life incident of Mumbai-based air hostess caught in a hijack drama, celebrates its first anniversary on Sunday. On this event, producer Atul Kasbekar thanked all those that made the movie occur.
"Can't consider it's a 12 months since our debut manufacturing Neerja launched. Thanks to all of the wonderful individuals who believed and made it occur. Grateful," Kasbekar tweeted on Sunday.
Directed by Ram Madhvani, the movie revolves across the hijacking of Pan Am flight 73 in Karachi. It throws the highlight on the flight's head hostess, Neerja Bhanot, who was killed whereas serving to to avoid wasting over 300 passengers aboard the plane.
Sonam essayed 22-year-old Neerja, and received over audiences and critics alike together with her efficiency.
Shabana Azmi, Shekhar Ravjiani and Yogendra Tiku performed pivotal roles.
Shekhar considers Neerja as a milestone in his life.
"Some milestones in our lives will all the time be further particular…they assist us uncover a aspect of ourselves that we by no means realise existed," he tweeted on Sunday.
The movie was a field workplace success and swept all main awards, together with six Filmfare.