1969 Classic Nanak Naam Jahaz Hai gave respectability to Punjabi Cinema on National Level. Now, close to 50 years later, a film with the same title is being made. Makers of this new film Nanak Naam Jahaz Hai are hopeful to create history all over again.
Husband-wife duo Maan Singh Deep & Kalyani Singh were trade publicists. Later, they got in to film production and produced Hindi films such as Raja Bhaiya, Jurmana, Gunehgaar, etc. Now the couple is all set to venture into Punjabi Cinema with Nanak Naam Jahaz Hai, the new film.
Yuvraj Hans, Aman Dhaliwal, and Drishti Garewal are going to play the lead roles in the film. Yamini Malhotra, who made her debut with Roshan Prince's Main Teri Tu Mera will also be seen in it. Veteran Filmmaker and Actor Ratan Aulakh’s son Yuvraj Aulakh will mark his acting debut with the film. Besides them, the film will also have Mukesh Rishi, Vindoo Dara Singh, Dolly Mattoo & Sardar Sohi In pivotal roles.
Kalyani Singh has written the film and she will also direct it. Makers are yet to lock the release date, but they want to complete the film this year itself and wish to release it during Guru Nanak Dev Ji’s Gurupurab.