Shahid Kapoor will be next seen in Batti Gul Meter Chalu. he will be essaying the role of a lawyer for the first time ever in this movie. The movie went on floors yesterday in Uttarakhand and Shahid is already getting us excited.
The actor is seen posting various photos of the script and from his prep sessions and we are getting furious to know more about it. Yesterday, Shahid posted a picture from the sets and man, he’s back to being the chocolate boy.
After playing a powerful king in Padmaavat it looks like Shahid will be back in the 20 something look with the whole new transformation. Shahid is seen riding a motorbike and from the looks of it, it seems as if the actor has gone back to his ‘chocolate boy’ days.
Take a look at this first picture from the sets of the movie :
Directed by Shree Narayan Singh of Toilet: Ek Prem Katha fame, the plot of the film will revolve around a common man’s daily struggles involving the shortage of electricity supply as well as increasing price of basic necessities in life.
The shooting of the film began yesterday and is planned to hit the big screen by August 2018. Actress Yami Gautam, who will also play a lawyer in the movie, says she is taking the help of Hindi literature to prepare for her character in the film.
“There aren’t many references on screen for my character, but honestly that makes the prep even more exciting. I am working on my dialect and my language, and what better source than Hindi literature.
“I am also looking forward to my prep with Shree and the cast as the best comes out when the entire team collaborates,” Yami said in a statement.
She is meeting lawyers from small towns to know her character better. The idea is to understand nuances of being a lawyer, the language, the body language and other such things.
The film is a social comedy-drama, also starring Shahid Kapoor and Shraddha Kapoor.