Karan Johar’s Dharma Productions is joining hands with Guneet Monga’s Sikhya Entertainment in a strategic content partnership to deliver quality content and fresh stories. Dharma Productions is known for big-budget films whereas Sikhya Entertainment is a leading independent production that recently bagged an Oscar in the best feature film category for The Elephant Whisperers.
Johar, founder of Dharma Productions said, “We are extremely excited to collaborate with Sikhya Entertainment. As a filmmaker, I have always believed in the power of storytelling to inspire, entertain, and challenge audiences. With this alliance, we have the opportunity to bring together our shared passion for creating innovative content and telling stories that resonate with people from all walks of life. This partnership represents a unique blend of two brands that have always supported diverse and unconventional talent, and I can't wait to see what we will create together.”
While Sikhya Entertainment founder, Monga said, “We are thrilled to collaborate with Dharma Productions, India's leading production house, and bring together our experience and expertise to create impactful and unforgettable cinema. This partnership is a first-of-its-kind collaboration between two distinct and unique brands in the industry, and we are excited to work together to create content that resonates with a wider audience. We believe that by combining our respective strengths and perspectives, we can push boundaries and deliver innovative and compelling stories that will capture the hearts and minds of audiences everywhere. We can't wait to get started and see where this exciting partnership takes us.”
The two productions previously collaborated in Ritesh Batra’s The Lunchbox (2013) starring Irrfan Khan. The movie was a critical success, receiving domestic and international acclaim.