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Lucknow Central Movie

Lucknow Central Movie: Music is the driving force behind the movie and the real story

Lucknow Central is another path breaking movie based on a real life incident from the Lucknow Central jail. Director Ranjit Tiwari found an interesting piece of article on the central jail in Lucknow. It was about rehabilitation of the prisoners. What Ranjit Tiwari liked about the rehabilitation process is that it was related to music. The then superintended of the prison allowed forming a band of prisoners. Ranjit was so impressed with the idea that he developed a story from that article.

How is story different from real incident?

The movie is inspired by a real life incident but it isn’t the exact copy of the incident. Director Ranjit Tiwari made an interesting story with his producer Nikil Advani. It is the story of a simple and honest but ambitious common man Kishen Mohan Girhotra (Farhan Akhtar). He belongs to Moradabad but lands in Lucknow Central for a murder charge. In the jail, he meets Gayatri Kashyap (Diana Penty) who … Find More