Actress Yami Gautam who began shooting for her next film,
Lost in July, has wrapped the shoot of her upcoming investigative drama today.
The actor, who features in the Aniruddha Roy Chowdhury directorial as a crime
reporter, took to Instagram and announced the completion of the film. According
to the makers, the film will attempt to highlight the issue of media integrity.
Lost, is backed by Zee Studios and Namah Pictures, and also features veteran
actor Pankaj Kapur, Rahul Khanna, Neil Bhoopalam, Pia Bajpiee, and Tushar
Pandey in pivotal roles.
Lost, has been largely shot at locations across Kolkata and
Purulia to highlight the underbelly of an urban city and is slated to release
in 2022. Sharing the news on Instagram the actress got emotional and expressed
gratitude towards the team through, she wrote, "As I wrap up 'Lost' today,
I reminisce the lovely moments I experienced while working on this special film
with a big smile in my heart. A big thank you to the entire cast and crew of
'Lost', who as days went by, became part of this journey. My heartfelt
gratitude to Tony da who is not only one of the most incredible directors I've
worked with but also an amazing human being. A film like ‘Lost’ can only be
directed by someone who has the purest intentions! We faced many challenges
with the weather, the chaos of shooting at live locations, the battles of
shooting at congested places in covid times... but we stuck together as a team
& it was all worth it in the end. My gratitude to dada's lovely wife,
Indrani ma’am for all the warmth & unmatched hospitality and for feeding me
the most amazing home-cooked Bengali food every day so that I didn't miss home.
I'd also like to thank Avik da, a genius at cinematography, and his team along
with the absolutely brilliant direction and production teams.
She adds in her post, "Shooting for 'Lost' has been an
unforgettable experience and I'm truly thankful to each and everyone who helped
and contributed in different ways, going above and beyond their tasks and
duties and making it one of my most treasured experiences. It has been a
life-enriching experience shooting for 'Lost', all thanks to the supportive
cast and crew who went beyond their tasks and duties to make everything
seamless for all those involved. A big hug and many thank yous to my own team,
Manisha, Vidhi, Humera, Sanya, Shivraj, and Ram. You're the team I can always
This will be Yami's first project post her marriage to
director Aditya Dhar. The actress will also be seen in horror-comedy, Bhoot
Police along with Saif Ali Khan, Arjun Kapoor, and Jacqueline Fernandez. The
film is slated to release on 17 September on Disney Plus Hotstar.
Image source/Yami Gautam/Instagram