ALADIN is produced by Eros International in association with Sujoy Ghosh’s production company Boundscript. Written and directed by Sujoy Ghosh (JHANKAAR BEATS fame) ALADIN stars Amitabh Bachchan, Sanjay Dutt, Riteish Deshmukh and introduces Srilankan beauty Jacqueline Fernandez. ALADIN has music by duo Vishal and Shekhar.
Packed with fun, music, masti, action and adventure ALADIN boasts of a visual scale never seen before on Indian screen and arrives in theatres on 30th October 2009.
From the land of myths and legends – India – comes a fantasy adventure for the entire family. Directed by Sujoy Ghosh, ALADIN is a modern re-imagining of the classic tale of ‘Aladin and The Magic Lamp’.
Aladin Chatterjee (Riteish Deshmukh) lives in the city of Khwaish, an orphan who has been bullied since childhood by Kasim and his gang. But his life changes when Jasmine (Jacqueline Fernandes) gives him a magic lamp – because it lets loose the genie, Genius (Amitabh Bachchan). Desperate to grant him 3 wishes and seek the end of his contract with the Magic Lamp, the rock-star Genius makes Aladin’s life difficult until the real threat looms on the horizon: the ex-genie Ringmaster (Sanjay Dutt). Why does Ringmaster want to kill Aladin? What is the dark secret about Aladin’s past that Genius is carrying? And what is Aladin’s destiny? Find out more in this swashbuckling fantasy adventure film.
Amitabh Bachchan plays (Genie) Genius
Sanjay Dutt plays Ring Master
Riteish Deshmukh plays Aladin
Jacqueline Fernandez plays Jasmine
Victor Banerjee plays Grandfather
Ratna Pathak Shah plays Marjina
Sahil Khan plays Kasim
Mita Vashisht plays Karate Instructor
Joy Sengupta plays Arun Chatterjee