Release date28 August 2009 (2009-08-28) WriterFarhad Bhiwandiwala (dialogue), Aditya Dhar (lyrics), Tushar Hiranandani (story), Prashant Ingole (lyrics), Komal Nahta (story), Sajid (dialogues) SongsDaddy Cool Similar moviesDabangg, Mysterious Manoeuvre, Aagey Se Right, Krrish 3, Bang Bang, The Love Guru
Daddy Cool is a 2009 Bollywoodcomedy film directed by K. Murli Mohan Rao. The film stars Sunil Shetty, Aarti Chabria, Jaaved Jaaferi, Aashish Chaudhary and Aftab Shivdasani amongst many others. The story is based on the crazy things that happen all in one day at one funeral. It is a remake of the 2007 British comedy Death at a Funeral.
The story focuses on Steven (Sunil Shetty) and his wife Nancy (Aarti Chabria) who currently live with Steven's mother and plan to purchase their own flat soon. The film begins with the death of Steven's father. Steven organises the whole funeral by himself and the guests begin to arrive. Steven's brother Brian (Aashish Chaudhary), a renowned novelist living in Mumbai, also arrives. Everyone is expecting Brian to give the farewell speech since he is a novelist, however he has nothing planned, and he is intending on Steven to do the speech. Every time Steven tries to start his speech someone always interrupts and the speech is delayed. A short man named Andrew (Rajpal Yadav) introduces himself to Steven and asks to speak to him in private. Andrew tells him that he was Steven's father's gay lover. Surprised, Steven tells Brian this. Andrew blackmails them and demands money to keep this a secret. By this time, Steven's crazy family arrive. This film is the story of one mad and hilarious day at a funeral and how things get from normal to mayhem in just a few hours.