Karan Johar’s Dharma Productions and Viacom 18 have joined hands to produce four films. These include Rocky Aur Rani Ki Prem Kahani, Jug Jugg Jeeyo, Shakun Batra’s next film and Shashank Khaitan’s next Mr Lele.
KARAN JOHAR AND VIACOM 18 TO PRODUCE FOUR FILMS
Karan Johar is currently busy directing Rocky Aur Rani Ki Prem Kahani. Now, trade analyst Taran Adarsh has shared an update on Karan’s upcoming projects. He wrote, “BIGGG DEVELOPMENT… KARAN JOHAR – VIACOM18 JOIN HANDS FOR FOUR FILMS… #Viacom18 Studios and #KaranJohar’s #Dharma Productions partner for four films… #KaranJohar directorial #RockyAurRaniKiPremKahani [#Dharmendra, #JayaBachchan, #ShabanaAzmi, #RanveerSingh, #AliaBhatt] (sic).”
He added, “#RajMehta-directed #JugJuggJeeyo [#AnilKapoor, #NeetuSinghKapoor, #VarunDhawan, #KiaraAdvani] #ShakunBatra’s next [#DeepikaPadukone, #AnanyaPanday, #SiddhantChaturvedi, #DhairyaKarwa] #ShashankKhaitan’s next [#VickyKaushal, #KiaraAdvani, #BhumiPednekar] (sic).”
ABOUT ROCKY AUR RANI KI PREM KAHANI
Rocky Aur Rani Ki Prem Kahani stars Alia Bhatt and Ranveer Singh in lead roles. Shabana Azmi, Jaya Bachchan and Dharmendra will also be seen in important roles in the film. Karan Johar is making his directorial comeback after a gap of five years. His last film as a director was Ae Dil Hai Mushkil. Rocky Aur Rani Ki Prem Kahani will release in 2022.
ABOUT JUG JUGG JEEYO
Jug Jugg Jeeyo is directed by Raj Mehta. The film stars Kiara Advani and Varun Dhawan in lead roles. The film also marks Neetu Kapoor’s return to the silver screen after a span of eight years. The film also stars Anil Kapoor in an important role.
ABOUT SHAKUN BATRA’S NEXT
Shakun Batra is yet to zero in on a name for his next directorial venture. Deepika Padukone, Siddhant Chaturvedi and Ananya Panday will be seen in pivotal roles in the film. The first schedule was shot in Goa and the cast and crew then shot the film in Alibaug, Maharashtra.
ABOUT MR LELE
Shashank Khaitan’s next film Mr Lele will star Vicky Kaushal, Bhumi Pednekar and Kiara Advani in lead roles. Varun Dhawan and Janhvi Kapoor were the first choices for lead roles. The film’s cast was later revamped.