The one-of-a-kind Punjabi romantic epic saga, Channa Mereya has already received much critical acclaim for its mesmerizing music, and is all set to knock the silver screen on July 14. It is a story of two people who fall in love against the norms of the society. With the perfect blend of Emotions, Pain and Passion for Love, Channa Mereya is a complete package for people of all age groups.
It is being helmed by director Pankaj Batra, who has given hit films like Bambukat, Goreyan Nu Daffa Karo and Channo Kamli Yaar Di. The Film is presentation of White Hill Studios, and the heartthrob of the Punjabi music industry, Ninja is making his debut with this film where his fans will get to see a different side of him. Whereas, Payal Rajput & Singer Amrit Maan will also be seen playing a major role in the film which will be a delight for audience to watch. Other star cast includes veteran actor Yograj Singh, BN Sharma & Karamjit Anmol.
“Punjabis are known for their comic timing. Through Channa Mereya, we are trying to introduce a type of story that has potential to be hit amongst the audience. It is certain that audiences will experience a quality of work in it. We wanted to have all shades of cinema, be it drama, action, emotion, romance and music and we are very hopeful that the audience will accept the hard work put in by all the team members for making this amazing film. We are waiting for the response this film will get,” said Gunbir Singh Sidhu and Manmord Sidhu.
Speaking about the enchanting experiences while shooting the film, Lead actor Ninja said, “I am extremely happy to work with director Pankaj Batra and producers Gunbir Singh Sidhu and Manmord Sidhu who have given many commercially successful films. The music of the film is amazing and I am glad that audience has given immense love to song ‘Hawa De Warke’ and I am sure that audience will experience warmness of love in other songs as well”.
“In simple words this film is amazing, not only for the makers but also for the takers. When I heard the script, I could not say no because it is something which has not been savored before in the Punjabi Industry and I knew that Pankaj Batra will do wonders with his creativity. This is my first project with him and I am overwhelmed.” Stated Amrit Maan
The lead actress of the film Payal Rajput said, “Music is something which makes my day and I haven’t put efforts to perform on these songs as the songs have a natural feel in it which is effortless. The music will surely make you feel relax and in love.” She further added, “My debut experience could not have been any better, and for this I would like to thank my co-stars, director & producers, for such an enriching experience.
The music of the film is given by famous Jaidev Kumar, Gold Boy and Sonu Ramgarhia. The lyrics are written by Happy Raikoti, Kumaar, Navi Kamboz, Yadi Dhillon & Pardeep Malak. The voices to the songs are given by Ninja, Amrit Maan and Jyoti.
So this July, get ready to fall in love with ‘Channa Mereya’!