'David' to release in February 2013

Mumbai, Nov 17 (IANS) Filmmaker Bejoy Nambiar has finished shooting his second film "David", which might hit the screens in February next year.

"I have finished the shooting for 'David' and now the film is in its post−production stage. We are looking at releasing the film in February 2013. It has been great working with everybody for 'David'," Nambiar told IANS.

"David" was simultaneously shot in Hindi and Telugu. Its cast includes Neil Nitin Mukesh, Vinay Virmani, Monica Dogra, Isha Sharvani and southern star Vikram.

A gangster−comedy, "David" was shot in Mangalore and Mumbai among other locations.

Nambiar, who is keen to promote new talent in the Hindi film industry, recently also tied up with Ekta Kapoor to produce a quirky comedy titled "Kuku Mathur Ki Jhand Ho Gayi".

"We have started the shooting of the film and it is a fun film. The film is directed by one of my friends Aman Sachdev," he said.

To be directed by Sachdev, a National Award−winning ad filmmaker, the youth−based comedy movie will see debutant actor Siddharth Gupta and Simran Kaur Mundi in the lead roles.

"Kuku Mathur Ki Jhand Ho Gayi" is scheduled to release Feb 22, 2013.