Isai Puyal AR Rahman is back, and yeah he’s found a new friend in Steven Spielberg this time. The reigning king of Indian music is all set with his next Hollywood flick titled Welcome to People (WTP) .The all new WTP will be directed by Alex Kurtzman with Steven Spielberg producing it under his banner Dreamworks.
The composer confirmed the news saying, “Yes, I have just finished the soundtrack for WTP. It was great to work with Kurtzman, who is a top screenwriter in Hollywood, and have Spielberg backing it.” It is learnt that Welcome to People will be different from Rahman’s earlier Hollywood projects in Couples Retreat and Danny Boyle’s 127 Hours. “It’s more emotional and dramatized and will release early next year”, saidRahman. The plot revolves around a struggling young man who is entrusted with cash worth $1,50,000 after his record-producer father’s death. The cash has to be delivered to his 30 year old sister whom the protagonist has never has never met in his life.
Spielberg signs up Rahman..Wow ! Now that’s truly a Chiku Buku moment…:)