First look: Parineeti Chopra, Aditya Roy Kapur in 'Daawat-e-Ishq'

Aditya Roy Kapur, after delivering two successive hits, ‘Aashiqui 2’ and ‘Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani’ is ready for his first movie with the Yash Raj Films banner. In ‘Daawat E Ishq’, Aditya is paired against ‘Ishaqzaadi’ star Parineeti Chopra, who is also enjoying a high following the success of ‘Shuddh Desi Romance’ and ‘Hasee Toh Phasee’.

The first look of ‘Daawat E Ishq’ is out, produced by Aditya Chopra and directed by Habib Faisal. The film releases on September 05, 2014.

The poster shows Pareeniti enjoying some street food with the ‘Aashiqui 2’ star. In the movie, Aditya is playing a chef, sporting a muscular look. The movie which was earlier scheduled to release in June has been postponed and will now hit the screens on Teacher’s Day, September 5. Apart from Aditya and Pareeniti, ‘Daawat-e-Ishq’ will also star Karan Wahi and Anupam Kher. The music of the film is composed by Sajid-Wajid.

The upcoming movie, ‘Daawat-e-Ishq’ will focus on some serious social issues unlike, ‘Bewakoofiyaan’ or ‘Shuddh Desi Romance’. This film, headed by Habib Faisal, is a love story set against the backdrop of the Indian dowry system. Habib has worked with Parineeti earlier in her debut film ‘Ishaqzaadey’.

After playing a Jaipur girl in ‘Shudh Desi Romance’, Parineeti is set to play a Hyderabadi girl in the movie.

Parineeti Chopra will be seen opposite actor Aditya Roy Kapur for the first time. The lead pair comes from two opposite backgrounds. Parineeti’s character is from Hyderabad while Aditya’s comes from Lucknow and this anti-dowry theme is nicely woven into the love story.

Adity Roy Kapur made his acting debut in the 2009 musical drama ‘London Dreams’. He gained recognition for his roles in the 2010 films ‘Action Replayy’ and ‘Guzaarish’. In 2013, he rose to fame and received positive critical acclaims for his performance in his first commercial success film ‘Aashiqui 2’.

Pareeniti made her acting debut with a supporting role in the 2011 romantic comedy ‘Ladies vs Ricky Bahl’, a moderate box-office success, but her performance in the film acquired critical appreciation and earned her the Filmfare Award for Best Female Debut and a nomination for Best Supporting Actress.

In 2012, she played the lead female role in ‘Ishaqzaade’, and was widely praised for her role which earned her several nominations in the Best Actress category and won her the National Film Award – Special Mention.