AR Rahman joins upcoming war film Pippa starring Ishaan Khatter, Mrunal Thakur and Priyanshu Painyuli
Oscar and Grammy award winner musician AR.Rahman signs an upcoming film ‘Pippa.’ The film features all the young talents sharing the screen for the first time.
OSCAR winner musician, AR Rahman has signed an upcoming film, Pippa. The film is directed by Raja Krishna Menon and starring Ishaan Khattar, Mrunal Thakur, and Priyanshu Painyuli.’ All the young talents will be seen for the first time sharing screen time with each other.
RSVP confirmed this on their twitter page, “RSVP and Roy Kapur Films are thrilled to announce that the Oscar-winning maestro A.R. Rahman will be scoring the music for its upcoming film Pippa.”
We are thrilled to announce that the Oscar-winning maestro @arrahman will be scoring the music for our upcoming film #Pippa. To know more read here: https://t.co/ya8dTxCCYl#IshaanKhatter @mrunal0801 @priyanshu29 @RajaMenon @RonnieScrewvala #SiddharthRoyKapur @roykapurfilms
— RSVP Movies (@RSVPMovies) February 4, 2021
AR Rahman has collaborated with Ronnie and Siddharth in the past on iconic albums for many of their productions, including Swades, Rang De Basanti, Jodhaa Akbar, and Delhi-6, amongst others.
Further in an interview A.R. Rahman was asked about his upcoming project, he said, “The story of Pippa has a very human connect. It’s about every family, and I instantly related to it. I am looking forward to working with Raja Krishna Menon, Ronnie Screwvala, and Siddharth Roy Kapur.”
Therefore the film’s unique title highlights the magnificent Russian amphibious war tank called the PT-76, popularly and lovingly known as Pippa, like an empty ghee da dabba that smoothly floats on water, which is the celebrated army tank at the crux of the film.