Diljit Dosanjh and Yami Gautam to team up for the first time for a comedy film
Our Shadaa is all set for another Bollywood film. The singer turned actor Diljit Dosanjh after winning the hearts of his fans in Punjabi films with his quirky comic style is becoming the heartthrob of Hindi Cinema too. And here is a piece of big news for all Diljit Dosanjh fans. Diljit Dosanjh and Yami Gautam are all set to team up for the first time for a comedy film.
Yes, you heard that right! The Soorma actor has been roped in for a yet-untitled comedy film directed by veteran filmmaker Aziz Mirza’s son Haroon, with Yami Gautam as the female lead. This film marks the directorial debut of Haroon, who previously assisted his father on Shah Rukh Khan-starrer, Raju Ban Gaya Gentleman and Yes Boss and Amol Palekar’s Paheli.
Have a look at their pictures:
Confirming the news, Ramesh Taurani, who will be producing the movie, says, “Yes, Diljit and Yami have given their nod to the film. It’s a fresh pairing and we are excited because both are competent actors with impeccable comic timing. It is a sensible comedy and revolves around a couple.”
Taurani also stated that they are scouting for a new face who will play a crucial role in the film. “We also need another actress who has a crucial role to play in the narrative. The casting should be locked soon,” he say
The film is scheduled to go on floors in August this year. Ramesh Taurani said, “It’s an interesting story, we will be meeting soon for readings before we roll in August.”
The film is based on one of the last scripts penned by actor-director Neeraj Vora, who passed away in 2017. Vora was the screenwriter for films like Hera Pheri and Bhool Bhulaiyaa.
Giggle a little with few Hera Pheri scenes:
Meanwhile, after making an impressive debut with Abhishek Chaubey’s 2016 crime-drama Udta Punjab, Punjabi singer and actor Diljit Dosanjh is bagging back to back Bollywood projects. He has been making inroads into Hindi cinema and will be seen this year in Dinesh Vijan’s quirky cop comedy Arjun Patiala alongside Kriti Sanon and Varun Sharma. He will also be seen sharing screen space with Akshay Kumar, Kareena Kapoor Khan and Kiara Advani in first-timer Raj Mehta’s Good News.
Besides this Diljit’s Pollywood film ‘Shadaa‘ opposite Neeru Bajwa is also the talk of the town. Recently the trailer and songs from the film are being released. Shadaa is all set to hit the big screens on 21 June.
Watch Shadaa trailer:
Yami was last seen in the box-office hit ‘Uri: The Surgical Strike’. She is currently prepping for Amar Kaushik’s Bala alongside Ayushmann Khurrana and Bhumi Pednekar.
Currently not much is known about the plot of the film. But this will be the first time that Yami will be paired with Diljit. For which we are very curious about!