Bhumi Pednekar and Vicky Kaushal to pair up for horror comedy
‘Sonchiriya’ actress Bhumi Pednekar will be paired up with Vicky Kaushal in Bhanu Pratap Singh’s horror comedy. The actress is currently busy filming her upcoming film ‘Sonchiriya’ which also features Sushant Singh Rajput, Manoj Bajpayee and Ashutosh Rana. Talking about the movie she said that it is a reflection of what happening in our country.
There were reports saying that Vicky Kaushal had been locked for the lead actor but the director was scouting for a face from a young generation for leading actress. According to DNA report, Bhanu thought of ‘Toilet: Ek Prem Katha’ actress for the same. An industry source told the daily, “The film is funny yet scary. It’s an interesting mix and when Vicky was approached for it, he instantly took an interest. Bhanu developed the characters and the actor has already started shooting for the movie.”
It is to be noted that Karan Johar‘s Dharma Production with the collaboration of Gen-Y stars has launched several new directors in film industry. The latest one in the list is Bhanu Pratap Singh, who has been working on this movie for some time and finally he found a leading actress too.
According to reports, Bhumi has already started shooting for her portions. “She has a few days of work on the movie, before she begins her next — ‘Womaniya’,” the source added. This would be for the first time when these two actors will be seen sharing screen space together. After this horror comedy, they will be seen in Karan Johar’s directorial, ‘Takht’, which goes on floors in August 2019.
Bhumi made her Bollywood debut with ‘Dum Laga Ke Haisha’ opposite Ayushmann Khurana. In her first film, she played an overweight girl who struggles to find her place in an arranged marriage.