Netflix's most eagerly film, 'The Archies,' celebrated its premiere at the Grand Theatre, Nita Mukesh Ambani Cultural Centre, which was transformed into the fictional town of Riverdale, setting the perfect backdrop for the movie's narrative. The event was a star-studded affair, graced by the stalwarts of the creative industry, friends and family - all of whom were present to show their support for the film. The entire cast, including Agastya Nanda, Dot, Khushi Kapoor, Mihir Ahuja, Suhana Khan, Vedang Raina and Yuvraj Menda and Director and Producer Zoya Akhtar and Producers Reema Kagti, Jon Goldwater and Sharad Devarajan were joined by Ted Sarandos, Co-CEO of Netflix and Monika Shergill, VP for Content, Netflix India. ALSO READ: A touching tribute as Khushi Kapoor shines in Mother Sridevi's glamorous iconic gown at 'The Archies' premiere
The industry came together like they never have in decades to show support and cheer on the film and the next generation of incredible talent. In attendance were legendary actors, actresses, music composers and filmmakers including Amitabh Bachchan, Jaya Bachchan, Abhishek Bachchan, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Shahrukh Khan, Gauri Khan, Boney Kapoor, Arjun Kapoor, Kajol, Rani Mukherjee, Karan Johar, Ranbir Kapoor, Neetu Singh, Ranveer Singh, Hrithik Roshan, Katrina Kaif, Subhash Ghai, David Dhawan, Karisha Kapoor, Bobby Deol, Shilpa Shetty, Hema Malini, Javed Akhtar, Shabana Azmi, Pooja Bhatt, Honey Irani, Farhan Akhtar, Ritesh Sidhwani, Apoorva Mehta, Janhvi Kapoor, Rakeysh Om Prakash Mehra, Imtiaz Ali, Jackie Shroff, Ayaan Mukherjee, Jasmeet K Reen, Jim Sarbh, Sobhita Dhulipala, Vir Das, Nitesh Tewari, Ashwini Iyer Tewari, Rhea Kapoor, Ayushmann Khurrana, Huma Qureshi, Shankar - Ehsaan - Loy, Ankur Tewari and others attended with their families. Mr Mukhesh Ambani and his family also graced the red carpet, watched the film, and applauded the cast and crew present.
The premiere became a true celebration of cinematic excellence and will go down in history as the first stand-alone film premiere to have been hosted at this exceptional scale.
This collective support and presence reflected the camaraderie and admiration within the entertainment industry as they came together for ‘The Archies’. The power of that room to give love to celebrate and bless the best for Netflix's much-anticipated venture, ‘The Archies’ is indelible, and the premier night will always remain special.