Recently, Mandiraa Entertainment and Vivek Oberoi’s Mega Entertainment
announced their first film together, ‘Iti’ – Can You Solve our Own Murder, a mystery thriller. The film is to be written and directed by Vishal Mishra and creatively backed by Prerna V. Arora. The makers also launched a teaser poster,
that has been receiving positive response, especially around the intriguing line, “Can you solve your own murder” from both audience and industry insiders.
Now, the latest news is that they have roped in the legendary Rajesh Roshan Ji to compose music for the film. Roshan Ji has been a music director for 50 years and is known for giving numerous hits in his illustrious career, for Kaho Naa… Pyaar Hai,
Koi… Mil Gaya and Karan Arjun, and also thriller films like Inkaar and Jurm. This is the first time in last 17 years, that he has decided to compose music for a film (Iti)
outside his home production, Film-kraft.
Rajesh Roshan Ji says, “I’m glad to join a passionate set of people like Vivek, Prerna and Vishal. Iti has a very intriguing plot, which is what excited me the most
when I decided to come on-board. It presents me an opportunity to create fascinating
music around the mystery in the film.”
Prerna V. Arora says, “I’ve worked with a lot of music directors, but Rajesh ji is the
most senior and legendary music director of all. His timeless melodies from Khatta
Meetha, Koyla and Kites are my favourite. It’s certainly a delight to have him on board.”
Vishal Mishra says, “Music has always been an integral part of the classic thrillers in
Bollywood, like Jewel Thief, Jurm, Mera Saaya and Teesri Manzil. There are a very
few music directors who have such an envious and wide range of filmographies like
Rajesh Roshan. He was my first choice for this film and I feel blessed.”
Based on a never-heard-before premise, ITI – CAN YOU SOLVE YOUR OWN MURDER is a sleek whodunnit thriller. The story revolves around a woman who is
racing against time to solve her own murder. Intricately woven, it has an ensemble of
characters intertwined in their own struggles. The film is expected to go on floors by
September – October 2020 and release in the first quarter of 2021.
ITI- CAN YOU SOLVE YOUR OWN MURDER, is presented by Mandiraa Entertainment and Oberoi Mega Entertainment, and produced by Vivek Anand
Oberoi, Girish Johar, Kussum Arora, Reshabh D. Saraf, Gaurav Bhatia, Keyur
Pandya and Sanjeet S. Yermal.