Janhvi Kapoor was spotted in an all-white gym gear when clicked in Bandra, Mumbai. The Dhadak actress was snapped flaunting her chiselled physique by the shutterbugs in the city. Janhvi opted for a white crop top, which she paired with metallic white yoga shorts and pop-coloured slippers for the outing. All pictures/Yogen Shah
On the professional front, Janhvi Kapoor has been roped in to feature in horror comedy, Rooh-Afza with Rajkummar Rao and Varun Sharma. The film will be directed by Hardik Mehta and co-produced by Dinesh Vijan and Mrighdeep Sing Lamba. This will Janhvi Kapoor's fourth film after Dhadak, Gunjan Saxena biopic and Takht.
"For the female lead, we needed someone who could portray two contrasting personalities with ease and Janhvi stood out, she really connected with the script. Her talent is still raw, but she is excited about being moulded. The script is young, refreshing and totally crazy, and she is exactly that," Dinesh Vijan said in a statement.
Rooh-Afza revolves around a singing ghost who puts grooms to sleep so it can possess their brides. Every time there is a wedding in town, local women come together to keep the groom awake through the first night in a bid to avoid the wrath of the ghost. Janhvi Kapoor will be seen playing two "poles apart" characters, Roohi and Afsana, and Lamba said that she will be the perfect fit.
"She needed to oscillate between two characters which are poles apart. You will fall in love with her in one scene and won't believe she is the same girl in the next one. It's not an easy switch for an actor. It's the perfect casting," Lamba added. Vijan also said that Hardik is the right choice to helm the project.
"His National Award-winning documentary 'Amdavad ma Famous' made me take notice of him. His strength lies in tapping nuances and pulling you into the world of the film. He effortlessly brings realism to bizarre situations. There's a thin line that connects ours and the supernatural world, and he seems to have the potential to stitch that perfectly," Vijan said.
Rooh-Afza goes on floors in Uttar Pradesh this June and is slated to release on March 20, 2020.
Janhvi Kapoor was spotted at the gym in Bandra, Mumbai. The Dhadak actress looked like a vision in white when snapped by the paparazzi. See pictures