Jan. 31, 2014 14:41 UTC

Eros International Comes on Board NH 10 with Phantom Films & Anushka Sharma

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Eros International Plc (NYSE: EROS) (“Eros”), a leading global company in the Indian film entertainment industry, has joined together with Phantom Films and actor Anushka Sharma’s Clean Slate Production to co-produce Navdeep Singh’s, NH 10.

An edge of the seat action thriller about a road trip that goes wrong, NH 10 is director Navdeep Singh’s second film post the critically acclaimed Manorama 6 Feet Under and stars Anushka Sharma who also debuts as producer of the film.

Commenting on the association, Sunil Lulla, Managing Director, Eros International Media Ltd said, “NH 10 is an exciting collaboration with Anushka and Phantom and we are pleased to be associated with this talented team. The film promises to be an exciting journey and we are looking forward to supporting and nurturing such strong content driven films”.

Says Vikramaditya Motwane of Phantom Films, “NH 10 is a superb script, and we have a tremendous director in Navdeep Singh. We are excited about our partners on this project and look forward to making a memorable film."

Adds Anushka Sharma, “I’m thrilled to be a part of NH 10, as it’s a superb role and also kick-starts a new phase of my film journey. This is my second film after Bombay Velvet with Phantom, and it’s wonderful to be working with them again on what promises to be a one of a kind film.”

NH 10 brings together a very talented crew of technicians including international action directors headed by Armin Sauer, who has done stunt work in The Bourne Supremacy, V for Vendetta and The Constant Gardner, among other films.

Being shot this winter across the northern plains around Delhi, NH 10 will be released on September 12, 2014. Formed in 2012, Phantom Films was founded by the directors’ league of Anurag Kashyap, Vikas Bahl, Vikramaditya Motwane and Madhu Mantena. Clean Slate is a film production helmed by Anushka Sharma & Karnesh Sharma.

About Eros International Plc

Eros International Plc (NYSE: EROS) is a leading global company in the Indian film entertainment industry that acquires, co-produces and distributes Indian films across all available formats such as cinema, television and digital new media. Eros International Plc became the first Indian media company to list on the New York Stock Exchange. Eros International has experience of over three decades in establishing a global platform for Indian cinema. The Company has a competitive advantage through its extensive and growing movie library comprising of over 2,000 films, which include Hindi, Tamil, and other regional language films for home entertainment distribution. Eros International has built a dynamic business model by combining the release of new films every year with the exploitation of its film library. For further information please visit: www.erosplc.com

Contacts

Eros International Plc
Sean Hanafin
Chief Corporate Officer
44 (0)20 7258 9909
sean.hanafin@erosintl.com
or
Jamie M.M Kirkwood
Group Communications & Investor Relations
44 207 258 9906
jamie.kirkwood@erosintl.com
or
Media:
Sloane & Company
Whit Clay, 212-446-1864
wclay@sloanepr.com


Source: Eros International plc