Bhubaneswar: Fans of Ollywood actor Papu Pom Pom have a reason to cheer. The upcoming movie ‘Chirkut’ with which he is making his directorial debut will be screened for free at all theatres across Odisha on the first day, first show.
The movie starring two newcomers Aurojit and Ananya will hit theatres on April 14. It is a love story of a newspaper boy. Papu has also composed the music of ‘Chirkut’. Aseema Panda, Antara Chakraborty and Bishnu Mohan Kabi have rendered their voice to the songs.
The announcement on the free first show was made at the music launch event of the movie on March 7. “Millions of people prayed for Papu’s recovery when he was hospitalised. Today he is back in action and has his debut film ‘Chirkut’ as director as well music director. This is a small gesture of gratitude to his fans and well-wishers for their immense love and affection,” said producer Akshay Kumar Parija.