July 28 : Netflix on Wednesday revealed the first look of its forthcoming film, Monica, O My Darling. The film stars Rajkummar Rao, Radhika Apte, Huma Qureshi, and Sikandar Kher in the lead roles.
The streaming giant actually revealed the star cast of the film through its first look. Sharing the images of the star cast on its official Twitter handle, Netflix caption it as, “O My Darlings, give us a first look! ^ Us to the cast of Monica, O My Darling before they showed us these images. @RajkummarRao @humasqureshi @radhika_apte @akansharanjan #SukantGoel #BagavathiPerumal #ZaynMarieKhan @MatchboxShots @Vasan_Bala #YogeshChandekar.”
While no other details have been shared by the streaming giant, from the tag lines, it is obvious that Monica, O My Darling will be directed by Vasan Bala of Mard Ko Dard Nahi Hota and Aamir fame.
Earlier, Rajkummar Rao had shared a picture of himself holding a robot and created suspense with a caption that stated, “O My Darlings, there’s some news coming for you tomorrow.”
Except Sikandar Kher, all the other star cast named in the first look post of the film have previously collaborated with Netflix. Sikandar Kher was prominently noticed in Sushmita Sen-starrer Disney Plus Hotstar series Arya. While Radhika had worked in several Netflix projects, Huma has worked in projects like Army of the Dead and Leila. Rajkummar Rao has also worked in Netflix anthology film Ludo, where his performance was highly appreciated. On the other hand, Vasan Bala had directed Harshvardhan Kapoor and Radhika Madan’s Spotlight in Netflix’s recent Ray anthology.