Filmmaker Luv Ranjan, the film marks the feature directorial debut of Vishal Bhardwaj‘s son, Aasmaan Bhardwaj.
Aasmaan has completed his bachelors in filmmaking at the School Of Visual Arts, NYC and has assisted his father on 7 Khoon Maaf, Matru Ki Bijlee Ka Mandola and Pataakha.
Vishal Bhardwaj described Kuttey as “extremely special” as it marks his first collaboration with his son.
The official Instagram page of Vishal Bhardwaj Films shared the announcement teaser of the film. “Neither do they bark, nor do they growl. They just bite,” the production company’s page wrote.
“I’m excited to see what he does with it. Luv Films and Vishal Bhardwaj Films are also coming together for the first time and I am immensely excited about this association, as I really admire Luv’s brave attitude towards filmmaking and strong commercial sense.
“I have worked with Naseer Sahab, Tabu, Konkona and Radhika on different films throughout my career and Aasmaan has brought them all together in one film itself. We cannot wait for the audience to witness this captivating thriller on the big screen,” he said.
Luv said Vishal’s storytelling vision has been “very inspiring” to him.
“It gives me immense happiness that I am getting to collaborate with him for Aasmaan’s film.”
The film’s music will be scored by Vishal Bhardwaj with lyrics penned by Gulzar.
Kuttey will be presented by Bhushan Kumar’s T-Series. Vishal Bhardwaj’s wife, singer Rekha Bhardwaj and Ankur Garg are also credited as producers on the film.
Vishal has helmed acclaimed movies like Maqbool, Omkara and Kaminey.