Players preview : Abhishek Bachchan, Sonam Kapoor as robbers

Players preview : Abhishek Bachchan, Sonam Kapoor as robbers

Cast: Abhishek Bachchan, Sonam Kapoor, Omi Vaidya, Bobby Deol, Bipasha Basu, Sikander Kher, Neil Nitin Mukesh

Director: Abbas-Mustan

Producer: Viacom 18, Abbas Mastan

Music: Pritam


Abbas-Mustan, Men in white are back. This time with the Hindi remake of Hollywood movie 'Italian Job' as 'Players' in Hindi. The movie is a star studded, fashionable heist flick.

Abbas-Mustan duo is famous for presenting movie in a very lean and chic manner. Their movies are fast, clean, speedy and glamorous. Abhishek Bachchan is the main protagonist of the movie. Sonam Kapoor is his leading lady.

Cast and Crew:

Abbas-Mustan have directed the movie Players and also partnered with Viacom 18 in production. Abhishek Bachchan is portraying the role of Charlie Mascarenhas, a chartered accountant and a master thief. He is a man with intelligence and charisma. His passion is to con people as he considers himself an con-artist.

Sonam Kapoor is Naina in the movie Players, who is an ethical hacker. She is a girl who got success in her academics but for some personal selfishness is ready to be a part of the robbery team.

Bipasha Basu as Riya is a charming lady who woos men with her flamboyant beauty and later enters into their safety vaults.

Bobby Deol as Ronnie is a man who is new to the profession of conning people but an illusionist.

Sikander Kher as Bilal is a man with an experience of working on secret services. He has contacts all over the world and is a master of many languages.

Neil Nitin Mukesh as spider is a computer technician who has robbed many banks all around the world.

Omi Vaidya as Sunny Mehra is a rejected aspiring actor who turns into a face-changing expert.

Pritam has composed music for the Players.


The story revolves around seven players who belong to different environments. They meet up for the biggest robbery ever planned. Charlie Mascarenhas (Abhishek Bachchan) is the main player of the heist. Now, he meets other players and plans for the heist, which develops into the rest of the story.


Abhishek Bachchan in a toned and hot avatar after a long time. The chemistry between Sonam Kapoor and Abhishek Bachchan is smoking hot on-screen. The music is also very peppy and foot tapping.

The movie Players is shot over India, New Zealand and Russia and also in North Pole. 


Abbas Mustan’s direction to create an out and out action movie shall be the main attraction.

The movie Players, is expected to match the standards of original movie Italian Job in terms of performances and action. Abhishek Bachchan and Sonam Kapoor are expected to have a rocking beginning of the year.

The movie Players, is the first big flick of 2012 in Bollywood and is expected to give a good start.

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