Apparently the ‘Tevar‘ actor Arjun Kapoor has been roped in to play the lead actor opposite Shraddha Kapoor in the adaptation of Chetan Bhagat’s bestseller ‘Half Girlfriend‘. Interestingly Arjun Kapoor was also featured in another Chetan Bhagat’s bestseller ‘2 States‘ opposite Alia Bhatt.
According to the reports Arjun Kapoor who was in Buenos Aires in November for a month long shoot had given a green signal for this project over telephonic conversation. The actor has been secretly undergoing bhojpuri dialect and accent training for the role. Arjun is also spending 2 hours daily on basket ball court to play the role character of Madhav Jha, a small town basket ball player with big dreams.
The film is expected to roll in February and will be short across Mumbai, London, New York and Bihar, Meanwhile Arjun Kapoor is currently busy with ‘Ki And Ka‘ opposite Kareena Kapoor Khan and Shraddha Kapoor with ‘Rock On!! 2‘ alongside Farhan Akhtar and Arjun Rampal.