Love Per Square Foot becomes the first Indian feature to premiere on Netflix.
'Love Per Square Foot', marks the directorial debut of Anand Tiwari.
Netflix has partnered with Ronnie Screwvala’s company RSVP to release Bollywood project- Love Per Square Foot, starring Vicky Kaushal (Masaan, Raman Raghav 2.0) and Angira Dhar (Bang Baaja Baaraat). Love Per Square Foot marks the directorial debut of Anand Tiwari.
It will be the Bollywood debut of Angira Dhar and features veteran actor Ratna Pathak, Supriya Pathak and Raghuvir Yadav as well. Produced by Ronnie Screwvala’s new production company RSVP, Love Per Square Foot is a quirky romantic comedy that chronicles a guy and girl who enter a marriage of convenience to buy a flat in Mumbai, the city of their dreams. It is a co-production with Still and Still Pictures.
“How, where and when great stories are watched is changing every day. Our younger audiences chose their mediums. We love to disrupt and innovate in this space and this is a first of its kind for South Asia. We are thrilled to come together with Netflix and break new ground by reaching film-lovers around the world directly with Netflix,” said Ronnie Screwvala, who founded the UTV group.
Calling it a ‘gem’, Netflix founder and CEO Reed Hastings said the streaming giant is looking for stories to bring joy to its subscribers. “RSVP is a visionary partner, and we want to continue working with them and the best of Bollywood to deliver compelling stories to consumers around the world,” Hastings said.
The film is expected to release on Netflix in early 2018 globally.