Directed by Vishal Bhardwaj, Haider is an adaptation of Shakespeare’s ‘Hamlet’. Set in Kashmir, it is written by acclaimed writer and journalist Basharat Peer and Bhardwaj. Made under the banner of UTV Motion Pictures and Vishal Bhardwaj Pictures, this is the third installment of Bhardwaj’s Shakespeare trilogy after Maqbool and Omkara. The film features Shahid Kapoor, Shraddha Kapoor and Tabu alongwith Kay Kay Menon and Irrfan Khan who play supporting roles.

Haider is produced by Siddharth Roy Kapoor and Vishal Bhardwaj. The music of the film has been composed by Bhardwaj himself. The movie is scheduled to hit theatres on 2nd October, 2014.