Ranvir Shorey To Star In ‘A Death In The Gunj’ Ex-Wife Konkona Sen Sharma's Directorial Debut

Before its release, ‘A Death in the Gunj’ has received a massive reception at the international Film Festivals. The movie is a directorial debut of actress Konkona Sen Sharma and casts Vikrant Massey, Ranvir Shorey, and Kalki Koechlin in the lead roles. The actress turned director Konkona Sen Sharma has written and director the film all by herself. Actor of the movie and ex-husband of Konkona, Ranvir Shorey said that he didn’t want to do the movie at first as the couple was facing the tough time in their relationship. Ranvir and Konkona separated in 2015 after five years of their marriage. He said, “She had already thought of me as the lead character while writing the story. The things weren’t going well for us that time, so I didn’t want to be the part of it. But she kept the pressure on me and eventually, I had to say yes.” He also stated that Konkona always wanted to do direction, she is the kinds who gives her hundred percent to her project. ‘The Death in the Gunj’ will release on June 2 in India. It was premiered at Toronto International Film Festival on 10 September 2016. “It’s not a mainstream film or has any of the star power. But the audience will enjoy every bit of it.” Ranvir added about the movie. The story of the film sets in 1979. The plot of the film says an uneventful family holiday takes a turn when they start playing with the spirits. You May Also Like Bollywood Movies 2017 Box Office Collection Upcoming Movies List