Manish Malhotra, the ace fashion designer, has added another feather to his hat by announcing his debut as a producer through his production company ‘Stage 5’.
Manish took to Instagram and removed the company’s logo, writing, “Ever since my childhood there’s a certain calling I’ve had for Clothes, Colours and Films . I was fascinated by fabrics , textures and music and watched every film wide eyed longing to be a part of Indian Cinema one day. The fascination with clothes grew me to becoming a costume designer and then to starting my Label after many years.”
“Today after gratifying 3 decades of being in the movies I Present to you STAGE5 Production .. A company that will nurture different artistic voices from all over and take pride in the diversity of stories, collaborating with directors , writers , artist who are not only talented but also have a unique new vision .. @stage5production,” he added.
Best wishes have started pouring in for Manish from the members of the film and fashion industry. “Manish…More power to you…You are a mega achiever in fashion…and films are your passion…Stage 5 will be a testament of that passion…can’t wait to see this journey unfold,” Manish’s close friend and director Karan Johar posted on Instagram Story.
“Massive congratulations,” actor Karan Tacker commented. Actor Kareena Kapoor Khan also sent her best wishes to Manish.
“So so happy for you my darling Manu. Love you….youuu the bestest,” she wrote on Instagram Story.