Hollywood films of 2017 which have been shot in India
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Lion: The huge globally hit film Lion, starring the ‘Slumdog Millionaire’ actor, Dev Patel, along with Nicole Kidman, Rooney Mara, David Wenham. The film is directed by Garth Davis, based on a true life incident, novel written by Saroo Brierly, ‘A Long Way Home’. The film has been principally shot in Kolkata and Australia.
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Victoria and Abdul: The film is helmed by Stephen Frears, based on a novel written by Shrabani Basu. The lead role beside Ali is played by Judi Dench who plays the role of the queen who shared a relationship with ‘Abdul’, a member from her government. The shoot of the British-Indian drama film was based in Agra, Delhi.
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Richa Chadha - Love Sonia: Love Sonia is an upcoming 2017 film, produced by the Slumdog Millionaire and Life of Pi famed producer David Womackz The film has Richa Chadha, Freida Pinto, Demi Moore, Manoj Bajpai, Anupam Kher, Rajkumar Rao, Sai Tamhankar and a new comer, Mrunal Thakur. This project has been planned for about three years and is based around human trafficking including main scenes in Mumbai and Los Angeles.
Viceroy’s House: Gangs Of Wasseypur actress Huma Qureshi marks her international debut in ‘ Viceroy's House’. Helmed by Gurinder Chadha, the film portrays a love story existing in the era os British rule in India. It was shot in Jodhpur for a solid eight week shoot.
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The Extraordinary Journey Of A Fakir Who Got Trapped in an Ikea Cupboard: Though the shoots for the movie got postponed for some reasons, the film is said to be based on the best selling eponymous novel, directed by Iranian filmmaker, Marjane Satrapi. The locations are expanded from Paris to India to Morocco and Italy. The film will include Dhanush, Uma Thurman and Alexandra Daddario.