Recently, Zoya Akhtar and Reema Kagti announced The Archies produced by their joint flagship Tiger Baby, the production house that previously brought us cinematic gems like Gully Boy and the hit OTT drama Made in Heaven, as co-productions with Excel. Entertainment is now flying solo with the live action musical directed by Zoya Akhtar. The Archies will introduce the world’s beloved Archie Comics characters to a new generation.
Speaking about the exciting adventure, producer Reema Kagti said, “Zoya and I grew up reading the Archies, so we have a massive connection to the characters. I’m excited to reboot them into a 1960s live-action musical in India. It’s also Tiger Baby’s first solo project, which makes it even more special. “
Contemporary visionaries Zoya Akhtar and Reema Kagti have established their position as two of the country’s most distinguished filmmakers. With the goal of telling impactful and engaging storytelling at its core, his ‘Tiger Baby’ production house is fast becoming a beacon of light for an emerging pool of new talent and a creative force driving cutting-edge content both within the space. OTT as commercial.
With their commitment to creating content that addresses our social context and transports viewers to another reality, Tiger Baby has assembled a diverse and intriguing talent pool and is set to shoot with The Archies, their first solo film as producers. In addition to this, the production house along with Excel Entertainment has an exciting roster that includes Made in Heaven 2, Jee Le Zara, Kho Gaye Hum Kahan, and Dahaad among others.