Filmmaker Karan Johar publicized his next directorial, a love story titled “Rocky Aur Rani Ki Prem Kahani” featuring Ranveer Singh and Alia Bhatt in the lead. The film marks Johar’s return to feature length direction after the 2016 romantic drama “Ae Dil Hai Mushkil”.
Johar took to Twitter and shared the publication teaser of the film, written by Ishita Moitra, Shashank Khaitan and Sumit Roy. “Thrilled to get behind the lens with my favourite people in front of it! Presenting ‘Rocky Aur Rani Ki Prem Kahani’, headlined by none other than Ranveer Singh and Alia Bhatt and written by Ishita Moitra, Shashank Khaitan and Sumit Roy,” the 49-year-old director tweeted.
While Johar directed Alia in her 2012 debut movie “Student of the Year”, the new movie will mark first collaboration between the filmmaker and Bollywood star Ranveer Singh. Johar and Ranveer were earlier supposed to collaborate on the historical drama “Takht”, which has been reportedly deferred.
Alia also shared the announcement on her Instagram and wrote, “An exceptional love story with my favourite people.” Ranveer, who turned 36 on Tuesday, said it was a “special announcement” on his “special day.”
Well, Rocky Aur Rani Ki Prem Kahani” will release in 2022. We cannot wait to see Ranveer and Alia together on a feature film.