Diljit Dosanjh, Sonakshi Sinha, Karan Johar, Lara Dutta and Boman Irani star in new comedy ‘Welcome to New York’, releasing on on 23rd February 2018. The heartfelt, slapstick comedy that tells the story of two very different people from varied backgrounds who come together by sheer chance. An unexpected trip to New York City sets them off on a comedic adventure that changes their lives forever.
Sinha, plays a neurotic and undiscovered fashion designer stuck in traditional values, who has just lost her job and her boyfriend. Dosanjh is in his element as a hustler farmboy who refuses to follow in his father’s footsteps, wanting to be an actor and travel the world. They jump at the chance for an open audition call seeking unknown talent to participate in India’s biggest entertainment awards ceremony to be held in New York City. Little do they know that the show’s promoter has a wicked ulterior motive…
‘Welcome to New York’, India’s first 3D comedy is produced by Pooja Films (Vashu Bhagnani, Jackky Bhagnani & Deepshikha Deshmukh) and WizFilms, and is set to be released nationwide by new indie distribution company Rising Star Films, headed by Waqas Afzaal. Afzaal said of the new venture: “Rising Star may be a new player in the UK, but we have some really exciting plans and a great line-up of films that we are confident UK audiences will love. Welcome to New York is a great film with a superb cast and we’re delighted that this will be our first film to be released in the UK.”
‘Welcome to New York’ releases in the UK on 23rd February 2018.