The Zoya Factor is a2019 Indian romantic comedy film directed by Abhishek Sharma and produced by Pooja Shetty Deora and Arti Shetty. Film The Zoya Factor, starring Sonam Kapoor and displays Dulquer Salmaan. The film was released (9/20/2019) produced by Fox Star Studios.
This film is an adaptation of a novel called Anuja Chauhan (2008). The movie ‘The Zoya Factor’ is set in the Cricket World Cup (2011) in which Dulquer Salman plays Nikhil, captain of the Indian Cricket Team. Sonam Kapoor played Zoya, an advertising professional who found facilities for the team. This film tells of their love for cricket and their joy towards each other.
When Zoya unwittingly turned out to be a lucky charm at the 2010 Cricket World Cup.
Zoya Solanki (Sonam Kapoor) was born June 25, 1983, the day India won the 1983 Cricket World Cup final Zoya’s father, Vijayandra Singh Solanki (Sanjay Kapoor) said he would prove useful to the cricket team, after being born on a favourable occasion.
When he was growing up, Zoya was indeed a lucky charm for Vijayandra and his brother named Zorawar (Sikandar Kher) when they played Gully Cricket. Zoya considered himself unlucky, and the craziness of the family members towards cricket made him dislike the sport.
He works as a copywriter junior at AWB advertising agency and keeps making mistakes, which makes his boss named Monita (Koel Puri) feel upset.
Monita sent Zoya for an ad campaign consisting of Indian cricket teams in Sri Lanka and also warned against making mistakes. In what he calls a small and straightforward shot. Zoya arrives in Sri Lanka to befriend the Indian team Captain, Nikhil Khoda (Dulquer Salman).
The World Cup is only a month away, and the pressure is so high
On the day of their match in Sri Lanka, Nikhil invited Zoya to have breakfast together with the players. Zoya casually mentioned his birth date and a little luck. On that day, India miraculously won the match. The players consider Zoya to have luck.
They made excuses to stop him from returning to India and tried to make him breakfast with them for the next match. Once again, they won the game, but Nikhil believes in Zoya’s luck and factor and feels that hard work is successful. However, he could not afford not falling in love with Zoya, who also loved him.
Meanwhile, Jogpal Lohia from the Indian Cricket Board found out about Zoya. He approached Zoya with an offer to eat with the team before the World Cup match and paid one crore, but Zoya refused.
Jogpal realized they needed Zoya and because of that, they handed over the World Cup campaign to AWB with Zoya’s instructions leading it. Jogpal also assisted by this plan w nephew Robin with who was also in the team and was a rival of Nikhil. He wants to see Nikhil expelled as captain and use Zoya for ulterior motives.