Oscar winning music director A. R. Rahman poses for a picture during a news conference
Oscar winning music director A. R. Rahman poses for a picture during a news conference

AR Rahman to debut as film producer

ANI | Updated: Apr 11, 2019 19:34 IST

New Delhi (India), Apr 11 (ANI):  Adding yet another feather to his already decked up hat, music maestro AR Rahman is now set to debut as a film producer with a love story titled ’99 songs’.
The Indian music director made the special announcement on his Twitter handle.
“I am very excited to announce the release of my first film as a producer and writer, 99 ‘songs’, a young passionate love story, with as its soul. My production company, YM movies, is thrilled to have Jio Studios as a partner on this really special venture, ” he wrote.
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The film is scheduled to release in cinemas worldwide in three languages, Hindi, Tamil and Telugu on 21st June 2019.
2019 is turning out as a special year for the music director. Apart from entering the film industry, Rahman has also teamed up with Marvel India to create a Hindi anthem for the upcoming ‘Avengers: Endgame’ 
According to media reports, the highly anticipated song will feature vocals from Arjun Chandy, Nakul Abyankar, M C Heam, Suryansh, Hiral Viradia, Lavita Lobo and Deepthi Suresh among others. (ANI)

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