Bollywood actors Rajkummar Rao and Shraddha Kapoor starrer "Stree", a horror comedy, is scheduled to hit the screens on August 31. The lead actors took to Twitter and shared a 59-second video which reveals the release date of the film.
The short clip showed a deserted town where no one is in sight, but in the bylanes on various walls there is a message, "O Stree, kal aana" ('Stree', come tomorrow). A message at the end of the short clip read: "The film is based on a 'ridiculously' true phenomenon.
Stree ke baare mein zyada nahi jaanta hoon, bas sab kehte hain aa rahi hai woh. #OStree31stAugKoAana@MaddockFilms #DineshVijan @ShraddhaKapoor #PankajTripathi @amarkaushik #RajAndDk @rajndk @krishdk pic.twitter.com/DQ1Q2PsnUu— Rajkummar Rao (@RajkummarRao) June 6, 2018
Earlier Bollywood trade analyst Taran Adarsh also shared the first poster of the flick.
Rajkummar Rao. Shraddha Kapoor. Pankaj Tripathi... First look poster of #Stree... Produced by Dinesh Vijan, Raj and DK... Directed by Amar Kaushik... 31 Aug 2018 release... #OStree31stAugKoAana pic.twitter.com/ybelCSUwpe— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) June 6, 2018
Helmed by Amar Kaushik, "Stree" is being backed by Maddock Films, jointly produced by Dinesh Vijan and Raj and DK. The film is based on an urban legend set in a small village named Chanderi in Bhopal. Music-composer duo Sachin-Jigar has scored its album.
Meanwhile, Rajkummar Rao has been shooting for Balaji Motion Pictures’ Mental hai Kya alongside Kangana Ranaut in which he will be seen with a pierced ear. On the other hand, Shraddha Kapoor has a number of films in her kitty. She will be seen with Shahid Kapoor in Batti Gul Meter Chalu and is also shooting for Saaho opposite south superstar Prabhas.
(With IANS inputs)