Mohalla Assi is a Bollywood satirical comedy directed by Chandraprakash Dwivedi.
Starring Sunny Deol who will be seen opposite Sakshi Tanwar for the first time in the silver screen, the film also stars Ravi Kishen in a pivotal role.
Mohalla Assi is loosely based on popular Hindi novel Kashi Ka Assi by Dr. Kashi Nath Singh. Sunny Deol will be seen playing the role of a Sanskrit teacher and a religious priest on the ghats of Varanasi. The film deals with the commercialisation of the pilgrimage city, where fake religious babas and gurus thugs the foreign tourist. The film is set to release on 16th November 2018. Earlier on 30th June 2015, the release of the film was stayed by a Delhi court for allegedly hurting religious sentiments.
Title: Mohalla Assi
Release Date: 16th November, 2018
Direction: Chandra Prakash Dwivedi | Cast: Sunny Deol, Sakshi Tanwar, Rajendra Gupta, Ravi Kishan, Seema Azmi, Mithilesh Chaturvedi, Saurabh Shukla, Mukesh Tiwari
Producer: Vinay Tiwari
Director of photography: Vijay Kumar Arora
Film Editing: Aseem Sinha
Casting: Rakesh Sahu, Dinesh Sudarshan Soi
Art Direction: Bhupendra Singh
Costume Design: Nandita Pandey
Production Management: Anupam Mallik
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director: Muhitt Agarwaal, Ashwini Dangwal, Rakesh Sahu, N.K. Tripathi
Sound designer: Arun Nambiar
Assistant re-recording mixer: Devobrat Chaliha
Grip: Raju Ahmed
Additional cinematography: Karan B. Rawat
Associate editor: Ashwani Singh
Creative Consultant: Pankaj Shukla
Marketing and distribution: Niranjan Vidyasagar