The Archies: The nostalgic teen musical comedy is premiering on OTT
Get ready to embark on a nostalgic journey to the 1960s with The Archies, a delightful Hindi teen musical comedy film that has recently landed on Netflix. Directed by the acclaimed Zoya Akhtar and produced by Zoya herself along with Reema Kagti under Tiger Baby Films and Sharad Devarajan under Graphic India, the film brings to life the beloved fictional music band associated with Archie Comics.
The film boasts a talented ensemble cast featuring the next generation of Bollywood’s star kids. Agastya Nanda, Khushi Kapoor, Suhana Khan, Vedang Raina, Mihir Ahuja, Aditi “Dot” Saigal, and Yuvraj Menda step into the shoes of iconic characters from Archie Comics, breathing life into the beloved personalities.
The film explores the themes of romance, friendship, and the uncertain future of Riverdale in the face of impending development. With a soundtrack featuring compositions by Ankur Tewari, The Islanders, Aditi “Dot” Saigal, and Shankar–Ehsaan–Loy, the film promises to be a melodic treat. Released on Netflix on December 7, 2023, The Archies invites audiences to relive the charm and magic of an era gone by.