‘Sui Dhaaga’ picture: Varun Dhawan cycled with Anushka for 10 hours

A new picture of YRF’s ‘Sui Dhaaga’ was released and it shows Varun Dhawan cycling Anushka Sharma for 10 hours. Varun rides Anushka on the back of his cycle.  

Yash Raj Films has shared a picture of Varun and Anushka Sharma from the sets. The two are shooting in Chanderi, Madhya Pradesh. “Mauji takes Mamta for a cycle ride! @anushkasharma rode pillion as @varundvn cycled for close to 10 hours in the sweltering heat at Chanderi,” the Instagram post read.

Both Varun and Anushka are dressed simple in the picture. The actor sports a moustache while Anushka is seen in a colourful saree with a ‘pallu’ on her head.

For the first time Varun and Anushka are teaming together. Talking about it, Varun said, "Anushka and I are teaming up for the first time so I am sure there will be fireworks."

In ‘Sui Dhaaga’, Varun plays the role of a small-town tailor Mauji while Anushka his wife, who essays the role of an embroiderer Mamta.

Produced by Maneesh Sharma under the Yash Raj Films banner, the film was helmed by ‘Dum Laga Ke Haisha’ director Sharat Katariya.

Speaking about the choice of his heroine, Maneesh had said, “We wanted someone who could effortlessly transform herself into a character who is intelligent, strong and expressive even in her silence. Anushka brings in the authenticity and resilient spirit as a performer and a star. Today, moviegoers want to discover and love characters that they connect with. They want to identify themselves with the story and see how convincingly and truthfully actors translate it.”

Both the actors have been trained hard on tailoring and stitching. While Varun learned to work on sewing machine while Anushka handles with needle and thread.

‘Sui Dhaaga’ is slated to release on September 28.