Shah Rukh Khan and Alia Bhatt were last seen together in the year 2016 film ‘Dear Zindagi’ and that was a hit among the audience plus in the critics too. Now, the current buzz came in that both dynamic actors will reunite for King Khan’s production film ‘Darlings’.
It is said to be a quirky mother-daughter story, which stars in the role of Alia Bhatt as daughter and Shefali Shah as a mother. This is developed by Red Chillies and was narrated to Alia sometime back. A source close to the development revealed, “She loved it and instantly came on board the film.”
This mother-daughter duo navigating through crazy circumstances in life, the source further added, “It’s set in Mumbai against the backdrop of a middle-class family and traces the lives of two women, as they find courage and love in exceptional circumstances.”
As per the sources, an official announcement of the film is expected this week, Darlings will go on the floors as early as the first quarter of 2021. They shared, “In-fact, the movie is gearing up for a release this year itself. The pre-production work is going on full swing, and the team is all ready to take it on floors very soon in Mumbai.”
The film marks the debut film for the director Jasmeet K Reen, who earlier worked as an Associate Director and Chief Assistant director on multiple films and previously written films like Force 2, Fanney Khan, and Pati Patni Aur Who. It also stars Vijay Varma and Roshan Mathew on board.