By Abdul Rahim Tayebali M. Kazi(19 Nov 2009)
Radio’ is an amazing work of art by director Ishaan Trivedi, all set on presenting a modern day love story. The movie is a unique blend of three different genres: musical, drama and romance and features the Indian music sensation Himesh Reshammiya. Produced by Ravi Agarwal, the movie has Shehnaz Treasurywala, Sonal Seghal, Zakir Hussain and Rajesh Khattar forming the rest of the star cast. Bringing the movie to life is the melodious voice of Himesh Reshammiya (who is also its music director), singing gloriously to the notes of none other than the famous lyricist Subrat Sinha.
The central character in ‘Radio’ is that of Vivan (Himesh Reshammiya), a very successful RJ in a popular radio channel in Mumbai. He has everything in life that a person can ever crave for, except a successful marriage. His marriage to Pooja (Sonal Sehgal) has turned out to be a failure and ended in divorce, the reason cited was lack of compatibility between the two. The reality was that neither of them wanted to part, but the busy schedules and the fast pace of life became a huge barrier in their life and wreaked havoc on their emotional balance. Hence, to avoid any further pain, both of them decided to choose different ways.
The lonely days of Vivan end when Shanaya (Shanaz Treasuryvala) comes into his life. The very thought of Shanaya brings a smile to his face. In fact, she is like a ray of sunshine in Vivan’s unexciting and dull life, although initially, he does not realize this fact. He even discusses Shanaya openly with Pooja, who, being a women, is able to see his love. Pooja then becomes a medium and a channel to make Vivan realize that it is Shanaya with whom he should be spending his life. Will Vivan be able to understand his love for Shanaya? Will he able to convey the same to her? Releasing on the 3rd December 2009, Radio will answer all your curiosities and questions. Be ready to view a heartwarming drama of unpredictable twists and turns.