Vaani Kapoor has been confirmed as the leading lady in Abhishek Kapoor’s forthcoming film starring Ayushmann Khurrana in the male lead role, BizAsiaLive.com can reveal.
The actress, who also has Akshay Kumar starrer ‘Bell Bottom’ coming up as well as Ranbir Kapoor starrer ‘Shamshera’, told Deadline, “It’s a lovely, heartrending film. I have always wanted to work with Abhishek Kapoor, being so inspired by his films. This feels like an amazing opportunity to be part of his vision. Ayushmann is one of the most talented actors of our generation and I’m thrilled that our first film together is this beautiful love story.”
Director Abhishek also stated, “I thought Vaani was fabulous in Befikre. She’s beautiful and a very committed actor. I am looking forward to having her and Ayushmann on set. I believe the combination will be electrifying”.
Khurrana will be transforming into an athlete for the film which is expected to begin its shoot in October in India.
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