Neil Nitin Mukesh,Puja Gupta starrer ‘Shortcut Romeo’ to premiere at Cannes this year

Other films to open the festival are Amitabh Bachchan's 'The Great Gatsby' and Rajinikanth's 'Kochadaiyaan'.

Written by BollywoodHungamaNewsNetwork | Cannes | Published: April 23, 2013 11:44:04 am

Director Susi Ganesh’s Shortcut Romeo starring Neil Nitin Mukesh and Puja Gupta in lead roles will be premiering at the Cannes Film Festival.

Also,Amitabh Bachchan starrer The Great Gatsby would be the opening film at this year’s Cannes film festival,while another superstar Rajinikanth would be launching the trailer of his film Kochadaiyaan at the fest.

Shortcut Romeo,which also stars Ameesha Patel,will be screened at the French Riviera on May 22.

The movie which is a remake of the director’s own superhit Tamil film,Thiruttu Payalae,features music by Himesh Reshammiya

The story follows life of a filthy rich housewife,having an extra-marital relationship to keep herself busy,and who will go to any lengths to hide her affair from her husband.

While Neil plays a young,ambitious and immoral man,who even stoops to the level of blackmailing the lady to support his expensive tastes,Puja plays a victim caught in the crossfire.

Shortcut Romeo,produced by Susi Ganesh Productions,releases June 21.

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