The creative minds behind Zoya Akhtar’s adaptation of “The Archies” have treated fans to a captivating behind-the-scenes video that delves into the making of the song “Sunoh.” This sneak peek into the world of Archie, Betty, Veronica, Jughead, Reggie, Ethel, and Dilton provides a glimpse of the upcoming project’s charm.
The video showcases Suhana Khan, Khushi Kapoor, Agastya Nanda, Mihir Ahuja, singer Aditi Saigal (known by her stage name Dot), Vedang Raina, and Yuvraj Menda sharing their experiences while filming “Sunoh.” Suhana Khan, in particular, reveals her apprehension before a pivotal skating shot, stating, “I was actually shaking before I did that, and I’d been skating for so long. It was so frustrating. But our skating instructor, she was just like, ‘Let’s just try to use everything we have learned and let’s not waste anything.’ And voila, that’s how Suhana aced the skating shot.”
Director Zoya Akhtar provided insight into the project, saying, “More than the comic book, I think we went with a storybook. Everybody was there.” Dot, the singer, expressed the significance of the song, mentioning, “The whole thing about ‘Sunoh’ is that we are announcing that this is our story.” The legendary Javed Akhtar also shared his contributions to the track.
The Hindi adaptation of “The Archie” comics, directed by Zoya Akhtar and co-produced by Zoya Akhtar, Reema Kagti, and Sharad Devarajan under their production houses Tiger Baby and Graphic India, is set to premiere on the popular streaming platform, Netflix.
The character of Archie Andrews initially emerged in the pages of Pep Comics and quickly gained immense popularity as a standalone character in pop culture. Zoya Akhtar’s adaptation promises to bring a fresh perspective to this beloved world, and the “Sunoh” BTS video offers a glimpse into the creative process behind this exciting project. Fans of “The Archies” and newcomers alike can anticipate a unique and engaging take on the iconic characters.
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