Rhea Kapoor’s upcoming project, “Thank You For Coming,” has taken the cinematic realm by storm, marking another stride in Rhea Kapoor’s journey as a producer. With an impressive track record in the world of cinema, AKFC’s foray into production has been characterised by bold and daring portrayals, particularly in championing women-centric narratives as collectively chosen Rhea Kapoor and AKFC.
Anil Kapoor took to Instagram to announce this new collaboration between him, Rhea Kapoor and Ekta Kapoor by revealing the poster of the film. In his recent social media posts, he also celebrated the indomitable spirit of his daughter. He expressed immense pride in watching Rhea carve her unique path in the film industry with her choices alongside her husband, Karan Boolani, whose visionary approach adds an unparalleled flair.
This project embodies Rhea Kapoor’s passion and determination, and the film’s ensemble cast of exceptional women adds layers of complexity to its narrative. The collaborative effort of AKFC and Balaji Telefilms, will defy industry norms and provide women-centric stories more visibility.
Rhea Kapoor’s journey as a producer is underscored by her refusal to conform to stereotypes. Her filmography showcases a trajectory of risk-taking, challenging the status quo, and pushing boundaries. The remarkable choice of projects, ranging from the stylish world of “Aisha” to the irreverent charm of “Khoobsurat” and the poignant narrative of “Veere Di Wedding”, reflects her commitment to promoting diverse and unique storytelling.
The film features Bhumi Pednekar, Shehnaaz Gill, Kusha Kapila, Karan Kundrra, Shibani Bedi, Dolly Singh, Pradhuman Singh Mall in key roles and Anil Kapoor in a Special Appearance. The film is a coming-of-age comedy directed by Karan Boolani and written by Radhika Anand and Prashasti Singh.
The fact that “Thank You For Coming” has been selected to premiere at the prestigious Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) is a resounding validation of the team’s relentless hard work. The legacy of Ekta Kapoor and Rhea Kapoor as producers continues to be one of courageous choices, empowered narratives, and a celebration of the timeless art of storytelling.