Happy Hardy and Heer

Happy Hardy and Heer is an upcoming Bollywood film, produced by Deepshikha Deshmukh and Sabita Manakchand, starring Himesh Reshammiya in a double role for the first time and Sonia Mann is the lead actress of the film.[2][3]

Happy Hardy and Heer
Happy Hardy and Heer poster.jpg
Theatrical release poster
Directed byRaka
Produced by
  • Deepshikha Deshmukh
  • Sabita Manakchand
Written byBunty Rathore
(Dialogues)
Screenplay bySonia Kapoor
Story byHimesh Reshammiya
StarringHimesh Reshammiya
Sonia Mann
Music byHimesh Reshammiya
CinematographyChandan Kowli
Edited byDeepak Chandra
Production
company
EYKA Films
HR Musik Limited
Distributed byTips Industries
Release date
31 January 2020[1]
CountryIndia
LanguageHindi

Cast

  • Himesh Reshammiya as Harpreet Singh Lamba aka Happy / Harshvardhan Bhatt aka Hardy
  • Sonia Mann[3] as Heer
  • Naresh Suri
  • Manmeet Singh
  • Deep Mandeep
  • Ashwin Dhar
  • Sejal Shah
  • Trupti Khamkar
  • David Shaw
  • Nazzar Abdulla

Production

Filming

The film was shoot in various places like Glasgow, Edinburgh sterling and Greenock of Scotland and were filmed from 15 April to 15 May.[2].

Release

The film is produced by HR Musik and EYKA Films. On 11 July 2019, Tips Music uploaded the motion poster of the film on YouTube[4] while Reshammiya posted the first official poster of the film on Instagram.[5] On 16 July 2019, a musical teaser of the film was released.[6] Earlier, the film was scheduled to be released on 3 January 2020 but later it was postponed to 31 January 2020.[1]

Soundtrack

Happy Hardy and Heer
Soundtrack album by
Released2019
Recorded2019
StudioHR Musik Limited
GenreFeature film soundtrack
LabelTips Music
ProducerHimesh Reshammiya
Himesh Reshammiya chronology
Genius
(2018)
Happy Hardy and Heer
(2019)
Bad Boy
(2019)
Singles from Happy Hardy and Heer
  1. "Heeriye"
    Released: 23 July 2019[7]
  2. "Cutiepie"
    Released: 31 July 2019[8]
  3. "Heer Tu Meri"
    Released: 7 August 2019
  4. "Ishqbaaziyaan"
    Released: 16 August 2019
  5. "Looteri"
    Released: 23 August 2019
  6. "Teri Meri Kahani"
    Released: 11 September 2019
  7. "Aashiqui Mein Teri 2.0"
    Released: 14 November 2019
  8. "Tik Tok"
    Released: 11 January 2020
  9. "Le Jaana"
    Released: 17 January 2020

Soundtrack is composed by Reshammiya. The lyrics are written by Vishal Mishra, Kumaar, Shabbir Ahmed, Reshammiya and Aaryan Tiwari. The soundtrack will consist of several songs which are sung by Reshammiya, Arijit Singh, Shreya Ghoshal, Jubin Nautiyal, Harshdeep Kaur, Asees Kaur, Navraj Hans, Anusha Mani, Ranu Mondal and Rituraj Mohanty[9] The first song of the album Heeriye was released on Reshammiya's birthday on 23 July 2019.[10] The song Teri Meri Kahani was released on 11 September 2019.[11]. For the song, Tik Tok, Reshammiya collaborated with Shannon K, an American singer-songwriter, daughter of singer Kumar Sanu, who also marked her debut as playback singer in Bollywood.[12] Music of the film received very well by the audience, and became superhit.

Track listing

No.TitleLyricsSinger(s)Length
1."Heeriye"Vishal MishraArijit Singh, Shreya Ghoshal
(Backing Vocals: Rituraj Mohanty, Aishwarya Majmudar, Salman Shaikh, Anudutt Shamain)
5:31
2."Cutie Pie"Shabbir AhmedHimesh Reshammiya3:28
3."Heer Tu Meri"Himesh ReshammiyaHimesh Reshammiya, Anusha Mani4:35
4."Ishqbaaziyaan"Shabbir AhmedJubin Nautiyal, Harshdeep Kaur, Asees Kaur, Alamgir Khan4:23
5."Looteri"Himesh Reshammiya, Aaryan TiwariAaryan Tiwari2:32
6."Teri Meri Kahani"Shabbir AhamedHimesh Reshammiya, Ranu Mondal4:55
7."Aashiqui Mein Teri 2.0"Sameer, Himesh ReshammiyaHimesh Reshammiya, Ranu Mondal5:16
8."Tik Tok"Himesh ReshammiyaHimesh Reshammiya, Navraj Hans, Shannon K, Raja Sagoo 
9."Le Jaana"KumaarHimesh Reshammiya, Navraj Hans, Harshdeep Kaur, Asees Kaur 
10."Aadat"Sonia KapoorHimesh Reshammiya, Asees Kaur, Rabbi Shergill, Ranu Mondal 
11."Teri Meri Naazdeekiyan" Udit Narayan, Himesh Reshammiya, Ranu Mondal, Payal Dev 
Total length:TBC

Response

The soundtrack of the film was success with Teri Meri Kahani song going viral and Ashiqui Mein Teri 2.0 song getting millions of hits which inspired Himesh to get into his cap avatar once again and do Happy Hardy and Heer concerts all over India as a promotional tool for the film. Cutiepie sung by Himesh and Arijit’s Singh’s Heeriye is also being loved at the promotional concerts of the film. While 'Teri Meri Kahani became the second most searched song and most searched Hindi song on Google in 2019.[13][14]

Film promotions

The makers of the film took a different approach to promote the film deciding to organize Happy Hardy Heer concerts in 12 different cities. On November 16, 2019, the first concert was organized in Pune.[15] On November 20, the concert was organized in Surat then the concert was also organized in other cities like Mathura, Vadodara, Jaipur, Kolkata, Mumbai, Ahmedabad, Mehsana, etc.[16] which got a fabulous response from the crowd who gathered for the concerts in thousands.[17]

References

  1. ^ a b "Himesh Reshammiya's musical drama postponed, to now release on 31 January, 2020". First Post. 6 December 2019.
  2. ^ a b "Himesh Reshammiya starts shooting for Jatt Butt Juliet in Scotland". Mumbai Mirror. 19 April 2019.
  3. ^ a b "Finally, Sonia Mann's Bollywood Project Goes On Floor, Shoot Starts In Scotland!". Ghaint Punjab. Retrieved 9 June 2019.
  4. ^ Happy Hardy And Heer Motion Poster. Tips Official (motion picture). 11 July 2019.
  5. ^ "'Happy Hardy and Heer': The motion poster of Himesh Reshammiya and Sonia Mann is out!". India Times. 11 July 2019.
  6. ^ "Himesh Reshammiya starrer 'Happy Hardy and Heer' musical teaser out!". Times of India. 16 July 2019.
  7. ^ "Arijit Singh croons for Himesh Reshammiya's 'Happy Hardy and Heer'". Zee News. 23 July 2019.
  8. ^ "Kishore Kumar inspiration behind Cutie Pie: Himesh Reshammiya". Radiomusic.com. 16 August 2019.
  9. ^ "Happy Hardy And Heer Teaser: Himesh Reshammiya Brings Back His Many Talents; This Time It's A Musical!". Koimoi.com. 16 July 2019.
  10. ^ "Himesh Reshammiya releases first track Heeriye from upcoming film on his 46th birthday". Firstpost. 16 July 2019.
  11. ^ "Ranu Mondal's song Teri Meri Kahaani Out". India TV. 11 September 2019.
  12. ^ "Kumar Sanu's Daughter Croons For Himesh Reshammiya's New Film". Box Office India. 5 November 2019.
  13. ^ "Google Trends 2019: Ranu Mondal's Teri Meri Kahani to Coca Cola Tu, Top 10 Songs of the Year". News18. Retrieved 28 December 2019.
  14. ^ Das, Kristina. "India Googled Le Photo Le more than Ranu Mondal's Teri Meri Kahani in 2019. Details here". India Today. Retrieved 28 December 2019.
  15. ^ "'Happy Hardy and Heer' : Himesh Reshammiya to have a grand trailer launch of the film". Economic Times. 15 November 2019.
  16. ^ "Happy Hardy And Heer: Himesh Reshammiya's Rocking Performance Creates A Fan-Frenzy In Surat". Koimoi.com. 21 November 2019.
  17. ^ "Himesh Reshammiya's Happy Hardy And Heer Gets A New Release Date; Details Inside". Republic World.

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