Abhishek Verman is not giving out much on his next directorial venture Shiddat which is a period drama but we have got hands on some exclusive news on it. The period film which is a joint venture of Dharma Productions and Sajid Nadiadwala just like how 2 States was will have an ensemble cast for all seasons and reasons. Reportedly, the lead cast has already started with their look tests for the same.
Starring Sanjay Dutt, Sridevi, Alia Bhatt, Varun Dhawan, Sonakshi Sinha and Aditya Roy Kapur in significant roles, it looks like the casting of the year so far. Our little birdie told us that while Alia, Varun and Sinha already have multiple projects declared, the rest of the cast along with these three actors have started with their look tests for the film. Also, the one person who is busy designing all the looks of the actors is none other than Manish Malhotra who seems to have a big responsibility on his shoulders with Shiddat.
The movie will start rolling in mid 2018 after all the look tests would be completed and it will be super interesting to see Bhatt & Sinha share screen space together for the very first time and also with the iconic Sridevi. Also, it will the fourth film together for Varun & Alia and the first for Sinha with Dhawan. The two young actors have done many photo-shoots together for magazine covers but never a full feature film. Not to forget, we will be seeing Kapur after a long break where his fans were wondering where has the actor been.
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