TEHRAN.(Iranart) - The filming of ‘The Devil’s Daughter’, the second joint feature film of Iran and India began in Mumbai on March 2, coinciding with the Holi Festival, widely known as ‘Festival of Colors’ marking the advent of spring.
Directed by Iranian filmmaker Qorban Mohammadpour and co-produced by Mohammadpour and Lucky Nadiadwala Morani from India, ‘Devil’s Daughter’ is the director’s second production in India after his 2016 movie ‘Salaam Mumbai’.
Featuring Iranian and Indian superstars Mohammad Reza Golzar and Dia Mirza, it was one of the box office hits of Iran in 2016; the melodrama made over 146 billion rials ($3.2 million) in Iran.
For his second project in India, Mohammadpour has cast celebrated Iranian actor Hamid Farrokhnejad, 48.