Karan Johar is back doing what he does best, call the shots! On Ranveer Singh’s birthday, the filmmaker has announced that he will direct the actor and Alia Bhatt in an endearing romantic saga, which is all about love and family. Revealing about his directorial debut, Karan Johar shared on Twitter, “Thrilled to get behind the lens in front of your favorite people! Presenting Rocky and Rani’s love story, titled by Ranveer Singh and Alia Bhatt and written by Ishita Moitra, Shashank Khaitan and Sumit Roy. Yes, it is a love story, but no – this is not your regular love story. Rocky and Rani are going to redefine your usual love stories to take you on a journey!” Karan Johar further revealed that the rest of the cast of the film will be revealed later today.
Thrilled to get behind the lens in front of your favorite people! Presenting the love story of Rocky and Rani,… https://t.co/sapLaQp9YJ
— Karan Johar (@karanjohar) 1625549426000
Ranveer Singh also shared a post revealing the details of the film and wrote, “A special announcement on my special day! Presenting – Rocky and Rani’s love story with my dazzling supernova Alia Bhatt, directed by Self Style, Kaleidoscope Written by visionary Karan Johar, and Ishita Moitra, Shashank Khaitan and Sumit Roy.” Earlier, Karan Johar had raised the excitement about his directorial venture with a teaser announcing his return. “It’s the start of a new journey and my way back home – all at once. It’s time to go back to my favorite place, it’s time to create some eternal love stories from behind the lens. A very Special story, which is really steeped in the roots of love and family,” shared the filmmaker. Alia Bhatt and Ranveer Singh have earlier shared frames in Zoya Akhtar’s ‘Gully Boy’ and their charming chemistry touched hearts. Recently, Alia Bhatt started shooting for her production venture, ‘Darlings’. The film is being directed by Jasmeet K Reen and also stars Vijay Varma and Shefali Shah in lead roles. Ranveer Singh will be seen in lead roles. Eagerly awaiting the release of Rohit Shetty directorial ’83. Karan Johar is returning to the director’s chair after a break of five years. His last directorial venture was ‘Ae Dil Hai Mushkil’, which released in 2015, starring Anushka Sharma, Ranbir Kapoor. Kapoor, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and Fawad Khan were in the lead roles.Interestingly, in February 2020, KJo had announced that he would be playing Ranveer Singh, Kareena He will call the shots for ‘Takht’, a period drama starring Kapoor Khan, Alia Bhatt, Vicky Kaushal, Bhumi Pednekar, Janhvi Kapoor and Anil Kapoor. However, no further updates have been given regarding this ambitious film of KJo.
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