After days of speculation, it has finally been confirmed that 'Shuddh Desi Romance' actress Vaani Kapoor will star opposite actor Ranveer Singh in Aditya Chopra's 'Befikre'. mid-day had reported about Vaani Kapoor being roped in for the film on Oct 6. (Read the story here)
Vaani Kapoor. Pic/Santa Banta
Yash Raj Films chose to reveal the star cast of the film through videos shared on social media.
Watch what Vaani Kapoor has to say:
Though the actress did a Tamil film 'Aaha Kalyanam' (2014), she has been missing from the Bollywood scene.
This would be the first time Aditya will direct a film in seven years and without superstar-friend Shah Rukh Khan, the leading star of his directorial previous ventures--"Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayeinge", "Mohabbatein" and "Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi".
Know how Ranveer Singh reacted on being cast in 'Befikre'
Aditya Chopra has shared earlier that 'Befikre' will "probably not" have the potential to be as successful as his earlier films -- including 'Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge' and 'Mohabbatein' -- but has admitted that he absolutely loves it.
The film's tagline reads - "Those who dare to love", indicating that love will be a core element in Aditya's new film.
'Befikre' was announced by Aditya in a special note on father Yash Chopra's 83rd birth anniversary on September 27.
(With inputs from PTI)