(, , translation
) is a 2006 Bollywood
film starring Salman Khan
, Akshay Kumar
and Preity Zinta
in the lead roles. The movie is directed by Shirish Kunder
and is produced by Sajid Nadiadwala
. The film re-unites Salman Khan and Akshay Kumar post the success of Mujhse Shaadi Karogi
(2004). This was Shirish Kunder's first film as a director. He also edited and wrote the dialogues and screenplay.
Anupam Kher is playing a role of a dwarf for the first time in his career. Filming started in New York City
on 1 September 2005 and then moved to Mumbai
. The male leads were written for Salman Khan and Shahrukh Khan
, however the latter declined the role of Agastya Rao, so that Akshay Kumar was roped in.
The first trailer released in late August and cost nearly Rs. 40 lakhs.
Suhaan (Salman Khan
) and Piya (Preity Zinta
) fell in love in college and eloped. However, he has to keep his marriage a secret in order to further his career as a movie star and, when his career hits a low, he returns home to find out that she has left him. She does not answer his calls or letters, and he soon receives divorce papers in the mail.
The film begins when Suhaan receives a notice saying his ex-wife Piya, who has settled in New York
and wants a divorce settlement of... Read More