- Makers are trying to present an interesting concept of superstar vs super fan through ‘Selfiee’
- Akshay Kumar and Emraan Hashmi will be seen as the leads in the film
- Selfiee might release on Disney+ Hotstar post the theatrical run. OTT release details awaited
Bollywood superstar Akshay Kumar is known for films with intense action, drama, romance and more. Over the last few years, he has collaborated with several actors for action thrillers. He is once again joining hands with another superstar, Emraan Hashmi, for Selfiee, a film with an interesting concept which has raised anticipation among the fans.
|Cast||Akshay Kumar, Emraan Hashmi, Nushrratt Bharuccha and Diana Penty|
|Theatrical Release Date||24-Feb-23|
|OTT Rights (Digital Rights)||Disney+ Hotstar (Tentative)|
|OTT Release Date||TBA|
Selfiee: OTT Release Details – When and Where to watch it online
The trailer of Selfiee was released on January 22, 2023, in the presence of the cast and crew members of the film. Selfiee will release in the theatres on February 24, 2022. Post the theatrical release, the film is expected to release on Star’s OTT platform owing to Star Studios’ collaboration.
As per media reports, fans could watch Selfiee on Disney+ Hotstar post the theatrical run. An official announcement regarding the same and other OTT release details are awaited.
Selfiee: Cast and Crew
Directed by Raj Mehta, Selfiee, as mentioned, stars Akshay Kumar and Emraan Hashmi in lead roles. Nushrratt Bharuccha and Diana Penty will be playing the female leads in the film presented by Star Studios. The screenplay and dialogues have been written by Rishhabh Sharrma and the music has been supervised by Azeem Dayani. Meanwhile, a list of composers – Anu Malik, Tanishk Bagchi, Yo Yo Honey Singh, THE PropheC, Lijo George – DJ Chetas, Vikram Montrose, Aditya Yadav, Tarun – have given the music for the film. The lyrics are also penned by several popular names like Maya Govind, Tanishk Bagchi, Yo Yo Honey Singh, THE PropheC, Shabbir Ahmed, Kunaal Vermaa, Abhinav Shekhar, Vikram Montrose, Aditya Yadav, and Azeem Dayani
Selfie is jointly produced by Hiroo Yash Johar, Aruna Bhatia, Supriya Menon, Karan Johar, Prithviraj Sukumaran, Apoorva Mehta and Listin Stephen under Dharma Productions, Prithviraj Productions, Magic Frames, and Cape of Good Films’ banners.
Selfiee: Trailer and Premise
Vijay is a superstar and has a long list of professional commitments. He has a massive fan following, one among who is Om Prakash Agarwal. Vijay has a passion for driving; however, he needs a driving license. Understanding the same, Om plans to make the most of the opportunity which could bring him and Vijay close and help Om click a selfie, which he has been longing for. Vijay learns about the opportunistic movie and insults Om. To seek revenge, Om makes this an issue and makes a public announcement that Vijay, instead of taking advantage of his fans, should give all the necessary tests to get the license. What follows are events which bring a superstar and superfan, into a fight, against each other.
Selfiee: Cast Tweets
Sharing the trailer on Twitter keeping his character ‘Vijay’ in mind, Akshay Kumar tweeted, “Iss kahaani ka villain toh pata nahi par hero #Selfiee hai! Watch #SelfieeTrailer now.”
— Akshay Kumar (@akshaykumar) January 22, 2023
Emraan Hashmi, who plays the role of Om Prakash Agarwal, tweeted in his character’s style, “Ab star ke life mein, fan laayega masala! Watch the #SelfieeTrailer now!”
Ab star ke life mein, fan laayega masala!😈
Watch the #SelfieeTrailer now!#Selfiee releasing only in cinemas on 24th Feb. https://t.co/MKWGHprujQ @akshaykumar @Nushrratt @DianaPenty #KaranJohar @apoorvamehta18 @PrithviOfficial pic.twitter.com/aSqKmGEHPG
— Emraan Hashmi (@emraanhashmi) January 22, 2023