‘Khoobsurat’ actor Fawad Khan to play gay in ‘Kapoor & Sons’


The ‘Khoobsurat’ actor Fawad Khan is all set to play a gay in his forthcoming film, ‘Kapoor & Sons’. “Fawad will play a homosexual in 'Kapoor & Sons'. And yes, the character will be daringly different from anything we have seen the actor do on screen till date”, reveals a report.

Fawad Khan will share screen space with Sidharth Malhotra in the film. Produced by Karan Johar, the romantic-comedy drama film also stars Alia Bhatt is female lead role. Reportedly, the ‘Student of the Year’ star and Fawad Khan will play brothers in the Shakun Batra's directorial.

Talking of the bromance, Sidharth Malhotra told India Today, “I had a great working relationship with Fawad. We got along really well after a couple of days. We have same interest in food, in movies. We exchanged notes on our cultures, we used to talk about Lahore and Delhi. When we played cricket on sets, we called it India vs Pakistan match. It was exciting”.

“Kapoor and Sons is a very endearing comedy+drama. It is a dramedy. It will be a unique, special story to tell. I am quite excited for its release on March 18, 2016. I got to work with Rishi Kapoor again after Student. He is playing our grandfather. The warmth and bonding that the whole crew has reflected on-screen. This is the first ensemble for me and the best outdoor shoot I ever had.” Sidharth told PTI.

Slated to release on March 18th, ‘Kapoor & Sons’ already went on floor in May.