Filmmaker Rajkumar Hirani is one of the most successful directors in the Hindi Film Industry. Earlier, he announced Shah Rukh Khan and Taapsee Pannu starrer Dunki. Now, as per latest media updates that the director has come together with the Newcomers initiative and planned its first movie to be produced by Rajkumar Hirani Films and they will launch new talent. Jio Studios, Rajkumar Hirani Films and Mahaveer Jain will back the movie.
On 28th September 2022, at FICCI Frames, a unique initiative to mentor & launch new talent was unveiled by Jyoti Deshpande of Jio Studios and Mahaveer Jain, along with the leading filmmakers of the country. Newcomers is a one of its kind initiatives, where all esteemed filmmakers have resolved to enhance the ecosystem of the Indian film industry. It is a platform of opportunities for new talent; actors, writers, directors, musicians, technicians etc. from every corner of India. Since its announcement, Newcomers has got tremendous response and support from many prominent filmmakers across the country. According to sources more films with other leading filmmakers & production houses are slated to be announced soon.