In the official news released recently, after ‘Haider‘ (2014) actress Shraddha Kapoor has reunited with Shahid Kapoor for upcoming ‘Batti Gul Meter Chalu‘ to be directed by ‘Toilet – Ek Prem Katha‘ fame Shree Narayan Singh. Also, there has been official indications that the film will also have Yami Gautam along with the duo in key roles.
Both the actors were finalised after many speculations and rumors for the female lead in the film. After getting outstanding success for Akshay Kumar‘s ‘Toilet – EPK‘, Director Narayan has roped in Shahid Kapoor for this upcoming film and had made the official announcement few months back in 2017. Earlier, many sources also believe that the film might have Katrina Kaif as the lead female but was dropped in for certain reasons. Few days back on 6 January, actor Shahid Kapoor took to his official Twitter handle and wrote :
Great to have you on board. 👍👍 https://t.co/A4zNRut2Zv
— Shahid Kapoor (@shahidkapoor) January 6, 2018
On the reaction of which, Yami replied back and tweeted :
Thank you Shahid !! Looking forward☺️ https://t.co/8WwXfkVpX0
— Yami Gautam (@yamigautam) January 6, 2018
In another tweet from the same day, ‘Kaabil‘ (2017) actress revealed about commencing the shoot of ‘Batti Gul Meter Chalu‘ and expressed her happiness. She said :
“Super happy to commence this special journey with @kriarj on ‘Batti Gul Meter Chalu’ 🙂 Really excited for this one #Prerna #Shree @shahidkapoor @shraddhakapoor”
It’s fact that Shahid and Shraddha has worked together in Vishal Bharadwaj’s crime drama ‘Haider‘ (2014), it would be much interesting to see how well the chemistry between Shahid and Yami would look like. As the expectation of a normal movie buff, the duo will look awesome together comparing the personality and heights of both the actors. After the official news of casting Yami with Shahid, their fans reacted to social media platforms and congratulating for the film.
‘Batti Gul Meter Chalu‘ will be a social drama film and is produced by KriArj Entertainment. Starring Shahid Kapoor, Shraddha Kapoor and Yami Gautam in lead roles, the film is Directed by Shree Narayan Singh. This is his second film after ‘Toilet – EPK‘ (2017). The film is expected to go on floors around 19 January and is slated for 31 August 2018 Release.
Stay tuned for more updates !