It’s A Cakewalk!
The Montcalm Hotel in London went all filmi when eternal dream girl Hema Malini unveiled the poster of her daughter Esha Deol Takhtani’s first short film, Cakewalk, directed by Ram Kamal Mukherjee. The event was organized by Magna Publishing at Montcalm Hotel in London. Present at the event were Mr Nari Hira, Chairman, Magna Publishing Ltd, the gorgeous Hema Malini, actor Esha Deol Takhtani and director Ram Kamal Mukherjee. A life-size poster was unveiled on the occasion in the presence of the international media and global delegates. Cakewalk marks the return of Esha on the silver screen after a brief hiatus and it is a 22-minute short film about a chef who is shown to be balancing her professional and personal life. On asking the Dhoom actor about her character in the film, she averred, “I know many girls in general and many of my friends who have situation like Shilpa, my character in the film. Cakewalk shows that we women can have the best of both worlds. It’s a very emotional film for me.” Ram, who debuts as a director with this short film, had also authored Hema Malini’s authorized biography Beyond The Dreamgirl. When asked about the short film, he quipped, “I always wanted to work with Esha because she is a powerhouse of talent and I would give entire credit to her for bestowing faith in me and my team.” The short film Cakewalk is scheduled for a worldwide release this August.