Shahid Kapoor confirms his next film with Imtiaz Ali
A decade later on their successful stint with the 2007 movie 'Jab We Met', Shahid Kapoor is geared up to join forces with filmmaker Imtiaz Ali in his next labor.
The director-actor duo will begin running on the project next year after Shahid wraps up Shree Narayan Singhs 'Batti Gull Meter Chalu'.
Earlier, there had been rumours about the two teaming up again, which further intensified when the director said he had approached the actor with a script.
Asked how excited he is to reunite with Imtiaz, Shahid said, "We are starting to make out something soon together and I am very wound up. I think Imtiaz is a phenomenally talented filmmaker. We created a film together towards the source of both our life histories and it's something people even talk about."
"Jab We Met is really special and to puzzle out with the guy, who gave me Aditya Kashyap (the name of his character in the movie) and whose work I have enjoyed over the years, will be amazing."
The worker was talking at the Zee Cine Awards last night here. Shahid said the film's subject is different from what they have served in the yesteryear. "It is really exciting and interesting," he appended. Shahid will start turning on "Batti Gull..." in February 2018. The movie has been in the tidings over the casting of its female star.
As per earlier reports, actor Katrina Kaif had been approached for the purpose. But if recent speculations are to believed, "Befikre" actor Vaani Kapoor may be seen romancing Shahid in the movie.
Coming up to the rumors, Shahid quipped, "I have read so many articles about the heroine in the film that I feel the whole industry is a piece of it. Thus, I am really glad and grateful that everyone is contributing to our film."