After entertaining the audiences with new-age rom-com Ek Main Aur Ekk Tu and family drama Kapoor & Sons, Shakun Batra is all set to work with Deepika Padukone, Siddhant Chaturvedi and Ananya Panday in his next film. Popular Filmmaker and producer Karan Johar confirmed the news on twitter and also revealed that the film will be a relationship drama.
Karan tweeted, “He’s back with another dose of life & love! @deepikapadukone, @SiddhantChturvD & @ananyapandayy to star in @shakunbatra’s next relationship drama releasing on 12th February 2021! Can’t wait to see this magic unfold!! @apoorvamehta18 @DharmaMovies.”
There have been speculations about this film since a long time and finally, it is out in the open.
While talking to Bombay Times,Filmmaker Karan Johar said, “Shakun has directed one of the most acclaimed films of Dharma Productions — Kapoor & Sons. With this movie, he also turns producer with us. His upcoming directorial is an intriguing relationship drama, which will release on Valentine’s Day 2021. I am proud and excited about Shakun’s vision as a versatile filmmaker.”
Shakun also opened up on the project and said, “I have had a wonderful journey with Karan and his production house for almost a decade now, and I can’t wait to get back into the director’s chair for my next. It’s a relationship drama where the characters find themselves stuck in a morally ambiguous zone.”
The trio is currently is having a dream run in the film industry with their respective releases and are the most sought after stars in bollywood.