Sanjay Leela Bhansali is a man of magnum opus, who has delivered several maverick films in Bollywood to note few like Devdas, Padmaavat, Ram Leela, Gangubai Kathiawadi and more. Also, currently, he’s busy with two massive projects, the Netflix series ‘Heeramandi’ and Ranveer Singh-Alia Bhatt's starrer film ‘Baiju Bawra’.
Bhansali Productions’ Next with Siddhant Chaturvedi & Mrunal Thakur?
Not only that, the filmmaker also has multiple movies to produce in his kitty. As per an entertainment media portal, Bhansali has roped in a fresh pair Siddhant Chaturvedi and Mrunal Thakur for his next production venture. While the details about this project are under wraps but it is known to be a romantic drama helmed by National-award winning film ‘Mom’ fame director Ravi Udyawar.
They both mesmerized the audience with their alluring fashion walk as a pair earlier this year for Abu Jani and Sandeep Khosla's show in which noted couturiers presented their labels ASAL and MARD in a spectacular fashion showcase. And watching Mrunal-Siddhant together in a film will be undeniably delight with their fresh pairing who are individually talented as an actors and together they will definitely create magic on-screen. Can't wait for more updates to be out soon.
Ravi is directing Siddhant also for the action-drama movie ‘Yudhra’ which is set to hit theatres next year and the filmmaker, actors will start shooting for Bhansali’s production in the first quarter of 2024.
Meanwhile, Siddhant Chaturvedi is presently shooting for Dharma Productions’ love story flick alongside Tripti Dimri. Also has a friendship film with Ananya Panday and Adarsh Gourav ‘Kho Gaye Hum Kaha’ helmed by Arjun Varain Singh. And of course, Ravi Udyawar’s ‘Yudhra’ is backed by Excel Entertainment.
On the professional front of Mrunal Thakur, she is lined up with various films not only in Bollywood but in down South’s Telugu and Tamil too. In Tollywood, the actress will be seen opposite Natural Star Nani in ‘Hi Nanna’ and in #VD13 alongside Vijay Deverakonda. In Bollywood, she has Raja Krishna Menon’s war drama ‘Pippa’ and Navjot Gulati’s thriller drama ‘Pooja Meri Jaan’. And in Tamil, she also has A.R. Murugadoss’ Tamil action entertainer with Sivakarthikeyan. ALSO READ: What If We See Ayushmann Khurrana As A Villain? A Birthday Surprise For Bollywood
Talking about the powerhouse Sanjay Leela Bhansali, as per reports he will also produce Shahid Kapoor for a commercial masala entertainer. And magnum opus ‘Heeramandi’ stars an ensemble of talented actresses that includes Sonakshi Sinha, Manisha Koirala, Aditi Rao Hydari, Sharmin Segal, and Sanjeeda Sheikh, among others which is expected to be wrapped up by November. ‘Baiju Bawra’ is under pre-production.