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Disney UTV signs 2 films deal with Remo D’Souza

Is likely to make a sequel of ABCD

Gaurav Laghate  |  Mumbai 

has signed choreographer-turned-director Remo D’Souza for two films deal. One of the films is likely to be the of - Any Body Can Dance, which is directed by Remo and has released worldwide today.

showcases his (Remo's) ability to thrill and entertain his audience while at the same time to handle emotion and drama with sensitivity and depth. To shoot a gruelling dance film at this massive scale in 3D is not an easy job, but Remo coupled his talent and ability with patience and perseverance to make a superb film. We're thrilled to be continuing our association with him, and here's to making many more great movies together,” Siddharth Roy Kapur, Managing Director - Studios, said.

ABCD, the first Indian 3D dance film stars Prabhu Deva, Ganesh Acharya, winners of Zee TV's popular dance reality show Dance India Dance and the finalist of the international television dance talent show So You Think You Can Dance.

"UTV has whole-heartedly backed my vision of making India's first ever 3D dance film They were kicked about the project from the word go and I'm really happy I had them as my producer. It's important for a producer to trust his director, trust the vision and UTV has done just that. I'm really excited that I have been offered two more films under the UTV banner - one which could be the to ABCD - which I'm currently working upon. UTV and I have had a super journey and we are only strengthening our bond now. We will do some great work together," D’Souza added.

First Published: Fri, February 08 2013. 16:46 IST