Ishan Khatter, Bollywood actor Shahid Kapoor’s half brother, is all set to make his debut in Majid Majidi’s “Beyond the Clouds.” Majid is an internationally acclaimed director whose film “Children of Heaven” was nominated for an Academy Award in the “Best Foreign Language Film” category. Other works of Majid include titles like, “The Song of Sparrows,” “The Colour of Paradise” and “Muhammad: The Messenger of God.”
“Beyond the Clouds” will be a Hindi-language drama. During the talent hunt for this movie, Ishan as auditioned along with actress Deepika Padukone. At the moment it is not clear whether Deepika made to the final cast or not. AR Rahman is the music director.
Majid Majidi said in a statement, “Filmmakers like Satyajit Ray, whose work I adore, have represented India’s culture, rich heritage and the lives of common people to a global audience. These visions and images have stayed in my mind for years and cajoled me to make a film in India. Finally, I’m in Mumbai with a lovely team to narrate a story woven around the lives of common people.”