Recently, it was reported that actress Katrina Kaif has given her nod to Andhadhun director Sriram Raghavan’s next film, which will star South actor Vijay Sethupathi opposite her. Buzz is that the filmaker has decided to keep Varun Dhawan starrer Ekkis on hold, and go ahead with this Katrina-Vijay starrer.
Now, we have some new updates on this exciting collaboration which we can’t wait to share with you. As per a Pinkvilla report, Katrina Kaif-Vijay Sethupathi’s film will hit the shooting floors in Pune in April.
Katrina Kaif Wants To Explore Different Characters
The entertainment portal quoted a source as saying, “Katrina has been on the look out to explore different characters in this phase of her career, and when Sriram offered her the part, she was instantly on board the film. While Katrina already is committed to doing Tiger 3 from March with Salman Khan, she worked on her date diaries and will be juggling between Sriram’s next and the Maneesh Sharma directed action thriller for a brief period in the summer.”
Sriram Raghavan’s Next With Katrina Kaif And Vijay Sethupathi Is Inspired By A Short Story
“While the Arun Khetarpal biopic with Varun Dhawan was set to be Sriram’s next after Andhadhun, the film got pushed owing to the on-going pandemic. The script demanded him to shoot in a particular climate and stratosphere, and Ekkis will go on floors around September 2021 now. With ample of free time in hand, Sriram thought of making a quickie of sorts in between, and get another story close to his heart to the spectacle,” the source told Pinkvilla.
Katrina Kaif-Vijay Sethupathi’s Film Is Based In Pune
The source further revealed, “It’s a high concept film, and be made on a controlled budget. Sriram has a close and rather emotional connect with Pune, and like Ek Hasina Thi, Johnny Gaddar, Badlapur and Andhadhun, even this one is based in Pune. The filmmaker is planning one marathon schedule in the city with his entire cast, including Katrina and Vijay.”
It looks like Katrina Kaif is going to give us plenty of reasons to cheer with her upcoming films which also includes Siddhant Chaturvedi-Ishaan Khatter’s horror comedy, Phone Bhoot and Ali Abbas Zafar’s female superhero film.