2nd April, 2021
After Ghost Stories and Ludo, another anthology film Strange Tales is being released on Netflix, the trailer of which was released on Friday through a virtual event. The event featured the film's star cast and director.
'Ajeeb Dastans' brings together 4 short stories, directed by Shashank Khaitan, Raj Mehta, Neeraj Ghewan, and Kayoz Irani. This is the directorial debut of Boman Irani's son Kayoz. These four stories will feature Fatima Sana Sheikh, Jaideep Ahlawat, Konkona Sen Sharma, Aditi Rao Hydari, Shefali Shah, Manav Kaul, Nusrat Bharucha, Abhishek Banerjee and Tota Rai Chaudhary.
It has been produced by Karan Johar's company Dharmatic, which manufactures OTT content. Karan shared the trailer and wrote - The story has twists and twisting characters moving together.
The trailer begins with the story of Jaideep Ahlawat and Fatima Sana Sheikh. In the honeymoon scene, Jaideep's character tells his wife, Bani Fatima, that he got married because he was in love with her, she refused to marry, and at the same time discovers the story of strange Dastans. The story moves forward in the trailer.
The story of Manav Kaul and Shefali Shah is based on the emotional aspect. The story of Abhishek and Nusrat is a reflection of compulsion and compromises for life. Nusrat appears for the first time in such a simple and glamorless character. The story of Konkona and Aditi shows a flutter from the entangled relationship that leads to homosexual relationships. The biggest feature of this anthology film is its star cast. The best actors add life to the trailer. Ajeeb Daastaans will stream on Netflix on April 16.