Wednesday, June 16, 2010

Emma - Aisha

During Mr Knightley's Picnic held earlier this year I mentioned this upcoming Jane Austen related film in a post called Emma Bollywood which generated a bit of buzz.

For those who didn't already know...

Aisha (Emma) = Sonam Kapoor
Arjun (Mr Knightley) = Abhay Deol

Aisha is a film that is a modern day indian version of Jane Austen's Emma.

Directed by: Rajshree Ojha
Screenplay by: Devika Bhagat
Release date: August 6, 2010.

Aisha, a young upper class Delhite who has trouble minding her own business and loves interfering in other people's lives while Arjun, a rich Delhi boy who has problem with Aisha's ways and is trying to get her out of the mess she merrily gets herself into.

Official Aisha site - signup for updates

Aisha on Facebook

Aisha on Twitter

Looks super cute, like Clueless. I'm looking forward to watching it ;-D

The first trailer:


* image and info sources: here and here and here and description from here

* part of my Jane in June

* make sure to check out the main site for Book Rat's - Jane in June for all the reviews, interviews and giveaways galore!!!

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