Farah Khan is leaving no stone unturned to ensure her next film Happy New Year becomes a masterpiece. One, she has an ensemble cast that includes Shahrukh Khan, Deepika Padukone, Boman Irani, Sonu Sood, Vivaan Shah, Jackie Shroff, Sarah Jane Dias and Abhishek Bachchan in addition to Malaika Arora Khan, Prabhu Deva and Sajid Khan in cameo roles.
There is a scene in the movie which requires to be shot underwater and for that, Farah has roped in the ace cinematographer Franz Pagot. Pagot is an Italian cinematographer who is known for his underwater cinematography. This is not Franz’s first Bollywood film as he has previously worked in Talaash and Warning 3D.
He will shoot Shahrukh’s underwater scene in the movie; which will take about 14 days to shoot.
Happy New Year is scheduled for a Diwali 2014 release.