Rahul Bhatt pairs opposite Katrina Kaif in ‘Fitoor’


Abhishek Kapoor’s ‘Fitoor’ has got a new addition. Rahul Bhatt has been reportedly roped in to play a major role. Last seen in ‘Ugly’, Rahul has impressed all with his power packed performance. He is now paired opposite Katrina Kaif.

Reports suggest that before Rahul Bhatt, Saif Ali Khan and Fawad Khan was approached for the role.

Some portions of ‘Fitoor’ were already shot in Kashmir. Starring Rekha, Aditya Roy Kapoor, Katrina Kaif , the film is basically a love triangle. Talented ghazal singer Talat Aziz was also roped in. He will be paired opposite Rekha. Says a source close to the project, "Aziz has been signed on to play a high profile diplomat from Pakistan, a key character in the film. He will be seen wooing Rekha."

The singer is already on board and he has shot few scenes. "He has been given an authentic and interesting look for the role. He has shot a few scenes with Rekha and their chemistry is quite good. As of now, we won't be able to reveal whether his character is inspired by an actual person. But, it is definitely going to be appealing", adds a source.  

‘Fitoor’ directed by Abhishek Kapoor of ‘Rock On’ and ‘Kai Po Che’ is a modern take on Charles Dickens' ‘The Great Expectations’. Produced by Siddharth Roy Kapur, the film will see Aditya, playing a Kashmiri boy, Noor while Katrina will be seen as his love interest Firdaus, and Rekha plays the begum.