Recently, we heard these rumors that Ranveer Singh will be working in an epic drama produced by Dharma Productions. Now, this news has been confirmed by none other than Karan Johar.
As per reports, Ranveer will be sharing his screen space with Alia Bhatt and Kareena Kapoor Khan. Apart from these three, the film will also feature Vicky Kaushal, Bhumi Pednekar, Jhanvi Kapoor and Anil Kapoor.
A Tweet posted by Karan Johar read;
I am so excited and honoured to announce the lead cast of
#TAKHT @RanveerOfficial #KareenaKapoorKhan @aliaa08 @vickykaushal09 @psbhumi #JanhviKapoor @AnilKapoor #HirooYashJohar @apoorvamehta18 @sumit_roy_ @hussainhaidry
Her last film with Dharma Productions was 'Gori Tere Pyaar Mein' which also starred Imran Khan as a male lead. The film was released in the year 2013. In 2015 she made a special appearance in a song from the movie 'Brothers'.
The film is initially titled as 'Takht', film trade analysts confirmed that the film is a period drama which is set in the Mughal era. The film has a stellar cast which will be seen portraying the following characters;
As per the information, the story will revolve around the life of Shah Jahan and Mumtaz‘s three kids. Where Ranveer will be playing Dara Shukoh and Kareena will be playing the role of Jahanara Begum. They will be seen as siblings in the film.
Alia will be seen as Ranveer’s on-screen wife. We have also heard that Vicky Kaushal will play the role of Aurangzeb and Janhvi will be his wife. Anil Kapoor will reportedly be Shah Jahan in the film. Not much is clear about Bhumi Pednekar’s part though but the film has definitely made people guessing.
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