Sony Music acquires the right of the much awaited romantic comedy of 2012, Student of the Year. Co-produced by Dharma Productions and Red Chilies Entertainment, the movie is a launch pad for starlet debutants Varun Dhawan, Alia Bhatt and Siddharth Malhotra.
Vishal - Shekhar are set to enthrall the audiences with some of the most romantic and fun filled songs with a young and fresh feel to it that will surely set the charts on fire.
“Sony Music’s association with Karan Johar and Dharma Productions goes back a long way. It’s been over a decade since our maiden venture ‘Kuch Kuch Hota Hai’ and we are delighted to be associated with them once again, with the hugely anticipated movie ‘Student of the Year. ’ This is a very special project for us and we will weave in innovative marketing elements into the campaign to connect with the youth and the fans at large!” Said Sanujeet Bhujabal, Marketing Director, Sony Music India.
Adding on Director Karan Johar said, “My association with Sony Music dates back 14 years, the best music of Dharma Productions has been beautifully nurtured by the team at Sony Music. I am proud to associate yet again with them on STUDENT OF THE YEAR, a film that launches 3 new talents and is a celebration of youth, music and dance to make sure that our ambitious soundtrack connects to a worldwide audience!!! Who better than Sony Music to make sure that our ambitious soundtracks connect to a worldwide audience!!!”
Karan Johar’s multi-starrer will launch the vivacious Alia Bhatt, daughter of the film icon Mahesh Bhatt, dynamic actor Varun Dhawan- son of director David Dhawan and the model turned actor Siddharth Malhotra. Siddharth Malhotra and Varun Dhawan have previously worked as assistant directors under Karan Johar in the past.
Student of the year is slated for release in October 2012.