Sonakshi Sinha to romance Arjun Kapoor
The ‘Dabangg’ girl Sonakshi Sinha will be seen opposite the ‘Ishaqzaade’ boy Arjun Kapoor in the Hindi remake of the Telugu hit ‘Okkadua’, meaning ‘The Only One’. The film will be produced under Sanjay Kapoor's banner.
Speaking about the film, producer Boney Kapoor said, "We shall finalise the title of the film and some important casting shall be announced in a few days." The film will be directed by debutant Amit Sharma who directed Google ad film, Reunion’ and which became an instant hit overnight.
Amit says, “I was approached for the movie before people saw the Google ad. I guess people, with whom I had worked, had spoken to Boney about me. He told me about the movie and things fell into place. He is a fantastic guy to work with. The movie will be co-produced by Sanjay Kapoor.”
Sonakshi will be next seen in R...Rajkumar with Shahid Kapoor and ‘Bullet Raja’ with Saif Ali Khan, while Arjun Kapoor’s next release is Yash Raj Films ‘Gunday’. He is also filming '2 States' with Alia Bhatt.
Amit is looking forward to work with Sonakshi and Arjun, “I have seen Arjun’s Ishaqzaade and many of Sonakshi’s films including Lootera. I am sure it’ll be great fun working with them on this movie.”The film will go on floor very soon.