Shah Rukh Khan, and Gauri Khan laud Suhana Khan's The Archies: ‘Contemporary subject with timeless characters’
Shah Rukh Khan and Gauri Khan praise Suhana Khan's Bollywood debut film, The Archies, calling it a contemporary subject with timeless characters.
The star-studded cast of The Archies, featuring Agastya Nanda, Khushi Kapoor, Suhana Khan, Mihir Ahuja, Vedang Raina, Dot, and Yuvraj Menda, is set to grace screens on Netflix starting December 7.
Notably, Bollywood icon Shah Rukh Khan and renowned interior designer Gauri Khan have lauded Zoya Akhtar's directorial venture, The Archies. Adding to the excitement, their daughter Suhana Khan is making her much-anticipated Bollywood debut in this film.
Shah Rukh Khan Applauding The Archies
Shah Rukh Khan took to Instagram on Thursday to share the trailer of the upcoming film, The Archies. In his caption, he described it as a contemporary story with timeless characters, set in a fable-like world. Shah Rukh praised director Zoya Akhtar for infusing an innocent and pristine quality into the film, suggesting that it reflects a vision of our world with a more responsible environmental outlook.
He extended his best wishes to the entire team creating this sweet and meaningful fun film. Suhana Khan, expressing her affection, commented with a kissing face emoji and declared her love. Mihir Ahuja reciprocated with a "Love you @iamsrk," while Vedang Raina conveyed his sentiments with red heart emojis.”
What did Gauri say about The Archies?
Gauri Khan's Take on The Archies: A Beautiful World, Enchanting Characters, and Heartfelt Tales. Gratitude to Zoya for creating this, and best wishes to the #TheArchies family. Suhana, expressing her emotions, showered pink heart emojis in response.
Why is the Khan family so excited about the movie and what is so special about it?
Netflix India unveiled the trailer of The Archies on Thursday, presenting a live-action musical inspired by the beloved American comic series of the same name. Set in the enchanting 1960s backdrop of the fictional town of Riverdale, India, the film promises to transport audiences to a whimsical world, as envisioned by the creators.
The trailer introduces seven central characters—Archie (Agastya Nanda), Betty (Khushi Kapoor), Veronica (Suhana Khan), Jughead (Mihir Ahuja), Reggie (Vedang Raina), Ethel (Dot), and Dilton (Yuvraj Menda).
Along similar lines, it is crafted as an Indian adaptation of the iconic comic, The Archies, and boasts a screenplay by Reema Kagti, Zoya, and Ayesha Devitre. Tiger Baby, Graphic India, and Archie Comics produced it. The film is scheduled to stream on December 7 on Netflix.