Varun Dhawan will be seen in Ekta’s next
Varun Dhawan who is the son of David Dhawan propelled to stardom with the film “Student of the Year” in 2012. The film starred Siddharth Malhotra and Alia Bhatt along with him. It was directed by Karan Johar and produced under his banner.
Now it has been reported that he has been offered a role in Ekta Kapoor’s next. Varun Dhawan himself made the announcement. This film will be directed by his father.
Varun Dhawan won the best debutant (male) award at the 19th Lion’s Gold Awards (2013). When asked about his upcoming projects he only revealed that other than the Balaji project he has some more films to offer.
Currently, the director (David) is busy shooting for “Chasme Baddur” that stars Siddharth Suryanarayan of “Rang de Basanti” fame and Ali Zafar who was last seen in “London Paris New York”. The film also stars Divyendu Sharma who rose to fame with the film “Pyar ka Punchnama”.
Siddharth has tweeted about his experience while working for the film saying, “Really enjoyed dubbing for David Dhawan’s film. This film has been a very different trip for me! It was my first 'holiday' work experience.”
Siddharth plays the role that was played by Ravi Baswani in the original film. The original comedy film released in the year 1981 and was directed by Sai Paranjpye. The original film starred Farooque Shaikh, Ravi Biswani, Deepti Naval and Rakesh Bedi in the lead roles.
Varun Dhawan talking about Ekta’s project said, “In 2013, I am doing a film with Balaji, which my father (David) is directing. I can't talk much about it but preparations have begun.”
He also added, “After that, I have a few films but I can't say anything. The producers will announce it.”
Alia Bhatt won the award for the best debutant (female) at the same award ceremony along with Varun. She who is the daughter of Mahesh Bhatt and Soni Razdan said, “Everyone dreams of becoming the biggest and the best and I also have the same dream”.
Alia Bhatt will soon start shooting for her film that is based on the book “2 States: The Story of My marriage” that is writted by Chetan Bhagat. Arjun Kapoor has been roped in for the same as its male lead. The film will be produced by Gauri Khan and Karan Johar. The film will be directed by Abhishek Verman. A source close to the actress revealed that she is learning Tamil for the film.