Bhubaneswar, April 10: A world class film city is going to be established at Chilika. Sujoy Mukherjee, the younger brother of famous Bollywood actor and director Joy Mukharjee is working on it.
During his visit to Odisha on Thursday in this connection, Sujoy said that Rs 20,000 crore is estimated to invest here for developing the proposed film city. The project will begin soon.
The film city will have a sophisticated studio, complete shooting set equipped with latest technology. In addition, it will have its own helipad and airstrip within the campus to join it with the Bollywood. It is to be designed over 650 acres of land near Chilika.
The studio will be readied for film making within 3 years, said Sujoy Mukherjee. However, as many as 100 celebrity residencies will be set up primarily to familiarize the spot with the actors and filmmakers, he added.