Very little is known about the next offering from the powerhouse creators of "Veere Di Wedding", Ekta R Kapoor and Rhea Kapoor. Their upcoming comedy "Thank You for Coming" was unveiled today as an official selection at the prestigious Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) 2023. Selected for its grand special world premiere at the TIFF 2023 at Roy Thomson Hall on 15th September 2023, ‘Thank You for Coming’ is the only Hindi feature film to have a special premiere at TIFF this year!
To be released in cinemas worldwide on 6th October 2023, ‘Thank You for Coming’ is the story of Kanika Kapoor, a lonely thirty-year-old girl who is in search of true love and happiness. Directed by Karan Boolani and written by Radhika Anand and Prashasti Singh, the film stars Bhumi Pednekar, Shehnaz Gill, Dolly Singh, Kusha Kapila, Shibani Bedi, Pradhumna Singh Mall, Natasha Rastogi, Gauthik, Sushant Divgikar, Saloni Daini, Dolly Ahluwalia, Karan Kundrra and Anil Kapoor make special appearances.
Talking about the same, Rhea Kapoor said, “This film is for this generation and we are very honoured to have the world premiere of our film at TIFF 2023. Even with its different story and adventurous approach, the film is a great Bollywood entertainer, full of fun and music, so it makes this selection all the more sweet! This is a film that I am very proud of and we could not have asked for a better start. I've had the opportunity to work with the most talented group of girls who have put all their energy into making this film, and we can't wait for the world to see what we've created.”
Ekta R Kapoor, Joint Managing Director, Balaji Telefilms Limited said, “I am truly thrilled to announce that our film is all set to grace the prestigious TIFF stage. This project holds a special place in my heart, and I look forward to the moment I can present it to discerning audiences around the world.
It is a great honour to have the opportunity to be a part of such a prestigious festival, and I look forward to the response and reception it will receive."