Cheat India: The film is based on crime in the educational system in India. Emraan Hashmi has partnered with T-series and Ellipsis Entertainment for a film titled Cheat India. The film is a drama, which takes a startling look at the crimes in the Indian education system. Cheat India will be helmed by Gulaab Gang director Soumik Sen.
Emraan Hashmi shared a picture with his production partners on Instagram to announce the film. The caption of the photo read, “My production company is delighted to partner with #TSeries (Bhushan Kumar) and #EllipsisEntertainment (Tanuj Garg, Atul Kasbekar). It is one of the most engaging and riveting scripts I’ve read in a long, long time. Our production is called #CheatIndia and it is directed by Soumik Sen. I am sure that every student and youth will hugely relate to the subject. In an era marked by the success of content alone, I’m excited to be essaying a character which I believe will be a landmark one in my filmography. Thank you for all your love and mark February 2019 in your calendar!”
Talking about the film in a statement, Emraan Hashmi said, “The script and title of Cheat India are supremely powerful. This is among the most engaging and riveting stories I’ve read. I am thrilled to be essaying what I believe will be a landmark role in my filmography. I am also looking forward to working with some formidable partners. Soumik, an amazing storyteller, Ellipsis, the new kids with a pulse on clutter-breaking content and marketing, and T-Series, with whom I share an old association on music and films.”
“This film is for every Indian student who is under pressure to excel in a competitive environment. Today’s youth will hugely relate to Cheat India.” Emraan Hashmi’s next Cheat India to release in February 2019.