American writer duo Carey and
Titled The Cello, the horror film is based on a story by Saudi poetsongwriter Turki Al-Sheikh, who goes by the pen name Rozam. According to Carey and Chad Hayes, they have had several opportunities to work with the best creators in
“Filmmaking is a collaborative process, and to work with the best is an honour. We are excited about The Cello, as it not only ‘plays’ up to everything we love about these type of
The duo described Al-Sheikh and Bhatt as “incredibly creative and talented individuals”, who strive to make scary movies with heart and soul.
Bhatt, known for helming films like Raaz and 1920, said he bonded with Al-Sheikh over their love for horror thrillers and decided to join hands for this project.
“While Carey Hayes and Chad Hayes will be consulting on the screenplay based on a story written by Turki Al-Sheikh, I will be directing it. We plan to shoot a big portion of the film in