Jhoom Barabar Jhoom is a forthcoming Bollywood film starring Abhishek Bachchan, Preity Zinta, Lara Dutta and Bobby Deol. It is directed by Shaad Ali who has directed hits like Saathiya (2002) and Bunty Aur Babli (2005). The film will be produced by Aditya Chopra and Yash Chopra under Yash Raj Films. The film will release on June 15, 2007.
Shooting began in the second half of 2006 in London and included a shooting schedule in Paris, France. Many images from the set show shooting being conducted at Waterloo Station, London. Some shooting took place in Agra, near the Taj Mahal. The choreography has been done by Vaibhavi Merchant. Filming has taken place in numerous locations along Green Lanes, Harringay in North London.
Amitabh Bachchan is sporting a brand new look for his role. As is Abhishek Bachchan and Lara Dutta. It was announced in September 2006 that the Chelsea football team will be part of the film. Some filming took place in Stamford Bridge stadium, home to Chelsea football club.
The first trailer for the film was shown on 27 April 2007 with the release of the film Ta Ra Rum Pum.
The music of the film is conducted by the award-winning trio Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy. The first review of the film has been positive with indiafm.com rating the music at 3.5 out of 5. Joginder Tuteja of indiafm.com said Jhoom Barabar Jhoom is an album that has chartbuster written on it on bold letters. There are some albums that take time to register with music lovers. There are some that require strong word of mouth to carry them forward. There are some which are destined to be popular in the very first listening. Jhoom Barabar Jhoom of course belongs to the last category.