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After giving two hits in Hum Tum [Images] and Fanaa [Images], director Kunal Kohli is back with his next film under the Yash Raj banner, called Thoda Pyaar Thoda Magic.
Interestingly, the film's name was not decided until a few days ago. Apparently, Kunal just could not think of a good title, and an assistant directed him to the current one.
"Thoda Pyaar is a story about four helpless orphans. One day, an angel [played by Rani Mukerji [Images]] comes into their life," Kunal explains.
Thoda Pyaar Thoda Magic also stars Saif Ali Khan [Images] and Rishi Kapoor [Images].
"Everyone has some angel or the other. He or she comes along when you need him the most," Kunal continues. "Rishtey khoon se nahin, pyaar se bante hai [Relationships are built on love, not blood]. Blood relations can break forever but love relations don't break."
But Kunal says that his film is not a children's film. "My film is on the lines of Anil Kapoor's [Images] Mr
But the film bears more resemblence to the Hollywood classic Mary Poppins, than Mr India. Tell him that, and Kunal replies, "Mary Poppins cannot be compared to my film. I don't know why people are comparing my film to that. Thoda Pyaar is a completely different.
"Saif and Rani gave me a big hit in Hum Tum and I am more than happy to repeat them in this film," he adds. "I am also taking Chintooji [Rishi Kapoor]. He is my lucky mascot. I got him in Hum Tum and Fanaa. Unfortunately, I could not accommodate Kirron Kher in this film."
Thoda Pyaar Thoda Magic will release on June 27.
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