Shahid Kapoor’s brother Ishaan to debut opposite Deepika Padukone


According to the latest buzz, Shahid Kapoor’s younger brother Ishaan Khattar is all set to make his Bollywood debut opposite reigning actress Deepika Padukone. According to a Mid-Day report, Ishaan, who is all set to try his luck in Bollywood like his star brother Shahid Kapoor has bagged a role in Majid Majidi's English film ‘Floating Gardens’. The filmmaker has roped in Deepika Padukone as the leading lady of the film and now Ishaan has been roped in to play a pivotal role.

It is also learnt that Ishaan won’t be playing Deepika’s love interest but will essay the role of Deepika’s younger brother role.

This is not the first time Ishaan Khattar is making news for his Bollywood debut. Earlier too, there were floating rumours about Ishaan debuting opposite Sara Ali Khan. His name was also  linked with Sridevi’s daughter Jhanvi Kapoor. It was buzzed that Ishaan will share screen space with Jhanvi Kapoor in the Hindi remake of Marathi film, ‘Sairat’. However, there has been no any official confirmation.

For quite sometime, Ishaan’s Bollywood debut news was doing the round. Sometime ago, he is said to  have been roped in by Karan Johar for the Hindi remake of ‘The Fault In Our Stars’. In fact, Ishaan's mom Neelima Azmi also confirmed that her son has bagged a role in a KJo production

Well, there has been no any official confirmation about the report that Ishaan will star in Deepika’s movie.

Months back, Deepika Padukone was spotted shooting at Dhobi Ghat in Mumbai for the talented director.

Currently, the actress is gearing up for the worldwide release of her Hollywood debut ‘xXx-Return of Xander cage. Back home, she has started shooting for Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s ‘Padmavati’.