Filmmaker Dinesh Vijan’s directorial debut this year with Sushant Singh Rajput and Kriti Sanon’s Raabta. Now, he is all set for his second film as a director.
As per reports in a daily, the film will star Kriti opposite Punjabi megastar Diljit Dosanjh. Speaking about it, a source specified to the daily, “Kriti plays a journalist while Diljit in the titular role is a quirky, small-town guy. It’s a character-driven comedy and will roll in February 2018. It will be shot in Punjab, the makers are leaving for a recce soon and hopes to zero in on a director shortly.”
When Dinesh was questioned about the project, he confirmed the news and revealed, “The Hindi film audience has already experienced Diljit’s intensity, now it’s time to laugh with him. Kriti is moving from Bareilly to Patiala to deliver another small town surprise and this time she is holding a pen.”
While Kriti told, “I love watching good comedies and while shooting for Bareilly Ki Barfi I realised that I enjoyed being a part of this world too. I’m looking forward to shooting with Diljit.”
And Diljit further added, “Dino’s team is a set of young, talented and creative minds who I am really excited to work with.”
This will be the first film of Kriti and Diljit while the actress is working with Dinesh for the second time after Raabta. In the meantime, Kriti will next be seen in Raj Nidimoru and Krishna D.K.’s next directorial tentatively titled Farzi.