The actor has teamed up with Pranjal Khandhdiya, a creator and producer of content on films like “Super 30” and “Rashmi Rocket” to start this new business
Actress Taapsee Pannu announced on Thursday that she was becoming a producer and said she would continue to support quality content under her banner called Outsiders Films.
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Known for her critically acclaimed performances in Hindi-language films such as âPink,â âMulk,â âManmarziyaanâ and âThappad,â the 33-year-old actress said the decision to go into film production was organic.
After being in the entertainment industry for over a decade, Pannu has teamed up with Pranjal Khandhdiya, a content creator and producer of films like “Super 30”, “Soorma”, “Piku” and her upcoming film. “Rashmi Rocket” to launch Outsiders Films.
âI was very sure that management is not my cup of tea. The production was something that I thought I could achieve. Being an actor, I love to act, I couldn’t take my attention away and focus on something else when I was on a set.
âSo the day I have a partner who could handle the floor work, while I focus on my acting work, that’s the moment I partner up and start a production. That’s when Pranjal came in, âPannu told PTI.
The actor said she was excited to expand her horizons as a producer.
âI didn’t think twice when he asked me if I would like to team up with him, I said, I would love to. And from there, I was never really stressed out about the practicality of things and happily jumped into this new label of being a producer. Pannu, who made her acting debut with famed director K Raghavendra Rao’s Telugu romantic musical in 2010 âJhummandi Naadam,â said she would continue to star and support films she firmly believes in.
âOne thing that Pranjal and I have maintained is that I will only produce the kind of movies that I’m a part of. That doesn’t mean that I have to be a part of every movie that I produce. It means that the kind of The movies I’m going to produce are the ones that people know me as an actor for. That continuity and consistency will be there because I can’t give a movie the green light unless and until I think about it. be an audience, âshe said.
The Delhi-born actor said Outsiders Films was a fitting name for his production house.
âPranjal and I both come from humble backgrounds, that’s when the name Outsiders Films clicked with us. We aim to produce meaningful, entertaining and quality content, âshe added.
Pannu has a series of upcoming films including the Hindi titles “Looop Lapeta”, “Rashmi Rocket”, “Dobaaraa”, “Shabaash Mithu” and a Telugu film “Mishan Impossible”.
She was seen more recently in “Haseen Dillruba”.