‘Shaandaar’ trailer to release on August 11


A day after kindling the curiosity with a teaser poster, the makers of ‘Shaandaar’ have unveiled the first look poster of the Shahid Kapoor and Alia Bhatt starrer film. The poster also announces August 11 as the date for the film’s trailer release.

In the poster, Shahid and Alia are seen sitting on a bike facing each other. While the ‘Haider’ star has his arms around Alia, the ‘Highway’ actress is seen planting a kiss on Shahid’s cheek. The trail of clouds forming two linked hearts as seen in the teaser poster was also not to be missed.

Producer Karan Johar released the first look poster on Twitter. “And here it is!!!!! #Shaandaarfirstlook @shahidkapoor and @aliaa08 like never before!!!” he tweeted along with the image. Shahid and Alia also took to their respective Twitter handles to reveal the poster.

Shahid tweeted, “And the Shaandaar journey begins....#Shaandaarfirstlook,” while Alia write, “AND we are up!!!!This Dussehra make it SHAANDAAR !! @shahidkapoor #ShaandaarFirstLook #SHAANDAARonDUSSEHRA.”

‘Queen’ director Vikas Bahl has directed the romantic movie which is about destination wedding. Both Shahid and Alia suffer from insomnia in the film and fall asleep in the middle of a larger-than-life wedding following long, sleepless nights.

The film also stars Shahid’s father Pankaj Kapur and Sanjay Kapoor in supporting roles. ‘Shaandaar’ is slated to release on October 22.

Alia and Shahid are being paired on screen for the first time. Both will be again seen together in Abhishek Chaubey’s ‘Udta Punjab’.

‘Shaandaar’ has created a lot of curiosity among fans as it is supposed to be India's first ever film on ‘destination wedding’.