Writers: Anees Bazmee, Shreya Dev Verma
Director: Anees Bazmee
Starring: Kriti Kharbanda, John Abraham, Ileana D’Cruz
Production Company: Panorama Studios, T-Series Films
Kent Locations Used: Faversham, The Historic Dockyard Chatham
Pagalpanti is an action comedy about three men, considered as losers by the people in their lives, who plan to get rich along with their girlfriends by robbing two gangsters. The title of the film ‘Pagalpanti’ is Hindi for ‘insanity’ which accurately describes the comic theme of the film.
The Bollywood cast is led by Kriti Kharbanda (Karwaan, Bruce Lee: The Fighter), John Abraham (Batla House, Romeo Akbar Walter), and Ileana D’Cruz (Rustom, Mubarakan) and is supported by Anil Kapoor (Slumdog Millionaire), Arshad Warsi (Total Dhamaal), Urvashi Rautela (Kaabil), Pulkit Samrat (Jai Ho), and Saurabh Shukla (Bala).
The production filmed scenes in Faversham at Market Square where they converted the Guild Hall into a fireworks shop and The Historic Dockyard Chatham for various stunt driving scenes along Anchor Wharf and Museum Square.
Faversham is a beautiful historic market town in the Swale Borough of Kent. The historic town boasts over 500 listed buildings. Previous productions in the town include Hetty Feather Series 3 (2017) and Walks With My Dog (2017).
The Historic Dockyard Chatham was established in the mid-16th century and is located on the River Medway. The site offers maritime, industrial, Georgian and Victorian architecture and cobbled streets, an ideal set for many film productions. Recent films that have used the Dockyard in their productions include The Aeronauts (2019) and Farming (2019).
Pagalpanti will be released in cinemas on 22nd November 2019.
For more information about filming in Kent please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
For more information on the film, please visit: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt9495690/?ref_=ttfc_fc_tt
For more information on Faversham, please visit: http://www.visitfaversham.org/
For more information on The Historic Dockyard Chatham, please visit: https://thedockyard.co.uk/
For more information about Kent’s Filming History please visit our Movie Map: https://kentfilmoffice.co.uk/kent-movie-map/moviemap-live-2/