Chopsticks sets out to be Netflix’s next Indian original film. Starring Abhay Deol and Mithila Palkar, this film promises a fun ride. Mithila Palkar plays the character of Nirma Sahastrabuddhe who is a gifted but insecure woman. She is a tour guide for Chinese travelers to India. With her job, she buys herself a car and then begins a transformative journey where she enlists an enigmatic con man to recover her stolen car from an eccentric thug.
Abhay Deol plays the role of a con guy who helps Nirma to find her stolen car. A stolen little red car sends a timid, under-confident girl, a conman, and a gangster on a wild goat chase. With hilarious complications along the way, prepare yourself for a crazy ride! The movie is set to release on Netflix on May 31, 2019. Chopsticks is directed by Sachin Yardi who has earlier made films like Kyaa Super Kool Hai Hum and C Kkompany.
Mithila Palkar & Abhay Deol’s fresh pairing:
Mithila Palkar is a successful digital star. Ms. Palkar came into limelight when her ‘cup song’ video went viral. She also starred in the super hit web series “The Girl in the City” and “Little Things”. She has also starred in various Bollywood movies such as Katti Batti and Karwaan. Abhay Deol made his Bollywood debut with Imtiaz Ali’s romantic comedy “Socha Na Tha”. He has delivered amazing performances in ‘Oye Lucky! Lucky Oye!’, ‘Dev D’, ‘Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara’ and ‘Raanjhanaa’ to name a few. Keeping in account their marvelous performances, it will be exciting to watch this fresh pairing in Chopstick. For Abhay Deol, this is his digital debut. He was last seen in a cameo appearance in Shah Rukh Khan starrer Zero.
Watch the Chopsticks trailer below:
Netflix in India:
Netflix has aggressively targeted India for growth. They have recently announced various Indian origin project and the new projects will follow the critically acclaimed crime drama series Sacred Games, Selection Day and the eagerly anticipated historical epic series Baahubali: Before the Beginning based on the hugely successful film franchise. Netflix users in India are excited for all these new series and films of Indian origin coming up!