Sidharth Malhotra to romance Rakul Preet Singh in ‘Aiyaary'

Rakul Preet Singh has been confirmed for Neeraj Pandey’s ‘Aiyaary’. Rakul will be romancing Sidharth Malhotra in the movie. Sidharth essays the role of an army officer in the film. He has wrapped up the Kashmir shooting schedule of ‘Aiyaary’. Rakul will be joining Sid in a couple of days where they will be shooting for a dance and song sequence.

‘Aiyaary’ also features Manoj Bajpayee as an army officer. The team is heading to Delhi for the next shooting schedule.

Couple of days back, trade analyst Taran Adarsh tweeted a picture of Sidharth Malhotra and Manoj Bajpayee dressed in an army uniform. Sharing the picture, he wrote#Neeraj Pandey completes filming a substantial portion of #Aiyaaryin Kashmir... Stars Sidharth Malhotra and Manoj Bajpayee... 2018 release.

Sidharth Malhotra is working with director Neeraj Pandey for the first time, while Manoj Bajpayee has earlier worked with Pandey on Special 26 (2013), Baby (2015) and Naam Shabana (2017).

‘Aiyaary’ is being produced by Shital Bhatia. The film is slated to release next year during the Republic Day weekend and the film is expected to clash with Rajinikanth and Akshay Kumar starrer ‘2.0’.