Aparna Sen's film Arshinagar is an adaptation of Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet.The trailer of the film was released on 25 November 2015 and the film will be released in this Christmas, 25 December 2015.
Story of the film Arshinagar
The film is a modern adaptation of William Shakespeare's romantic-tragedy Romeo and Juliet. The film revolves around mafia as its background. Dev is playing the character of a member of a band named, Garage Band. Rittika Sen is the lead actress in the film. Dev and Ritika's role are Romeo and Juliet respectively. Waheeda Rehman is Ritika's grandmother in Arshinagar. Roopa Ganguly and Kaushik Sen are son and daughter of Waheeda Rahman respectively. Actress Jaya Seal Ghosh is playing the role of Dev's mother in the film. Kamaleswar Mukherjee will be seen as Salim Saab, Rittika's music teacher.
Cast of film Arshinagar
Dev as Ronojoy Mitra
Rittika Sen (Ritika Sen) as Julekha Khan
Waheeda Rehman as Dadijaan Ji
Kamaleshwar Mukherjee as Khan Sahab
Shankar Chakraborty as Biswanath Mitra
Jaya Seal Ghosh
Parvathy Baul in a special appearance
Music director of the film is Debojyoti Mishra.