It seems it’s going to be a happening year for producer Dinesh Vijan.
Dinesh who is currently relishing the success of his latest venture ‘Luka Chuppi’, is all set to rope in Rajkummar Rao for his new project.
After the immense success of ‘Stree’, producer Dinesh to team up again with Rajkummar Rao for another horror-comedy venture, the title of the film had not been unveiled.
But now the makers have revealed the title of their upcoming film. As per noted film trade analyst Taran Adarsh, the title of Dinesh and Rajkummar’s new venture will be ‘Rooh-Afza’.
According to reports, the plot will revolve around a singing ghost who puts grooms to sleep in order to possess their brides. ‘Fukrey’ famed Varun Sharma will also be seen in this film. He will play Rajkummar’s friend. But until now, the makers did not finalize who will be seen in female lead opposite to Rao. But,it seems they have found a fresh face for this role.
Well, the latest reports suggest that ‘Dhadak’ star Janhvi Kapoor has been roped in to play the female lead in Vijan’s next. A source close to the development has revealed, “Janhvi’s performance in Dhadak was quite impressive which is why makers are considering her to play the lead role in the film.”
“Janhvi and Rajkummar’s pairing will be something fresh which audience will look out for,” added the source. And we can’t help but agreed with the words! Interesting much! With this latest update, we are really looking forward to this horror-comedy venture. The film will be shot in Uttar Pradesh.
While it remains to be officially confirmed yet, we are eagerly to watch the on screen chemistry of this off bit couple—Rajkummar and Janhvi.
On the film front, producer Dinesh Vijan is expected to reunite with Imtiaz Ali for the ‘Love Aaj Kal’ sequel and has already announced ‘Bala’ with Ayushman Khurrana and Bhumi Pednekar in lead.
While, Janhvi is currently busy for ‘Kargil Girl’, biopic on India’s first woman combat pilot Gunjan Saxena, Rajkummar is looking forward to his upcoming venture ‘Mental Hai Kya’ which also stars Bollywood ‘Queen’ Kangana Ranaut.