Shahid Kapoor is set to play a lawyer in Batti Gul Meter Chalu which is being helmed by Shree Narayan Singh. For the role, Shahid Kapoor is expected to look like a 20 year old boy. Shahid will be essaying the character of a local boy from Uttarakhand. He will be seen in bright colour sweaters and jackets as the story of the film will take place in winters.
Shraddha Kapoor will be playing Shahid Kapoor’s lady love. Shraddha Kapoor will be playing the role of a bubbly notorious girl in the first half of the movie. The second half of the movie will portray her character transformation.
The shooting of the movie will begin on February 9, 2018. The film’s shoot will complete by April. The shooting of the movie will take place in Haridwar, Rishikesh, Tehri, Mussoorie and Nainital.
Yami Gautam will also be seen as a lawyer in the movie. She will begin shooting for the same in March in Uttarakhand.
Earlier, talking about the Batti Gul Meter Chalu, director Shree Narayan Singh had said, “I am thrilled to begin work on Batti Gul in Uttarakhand. There is a different vibe here which keeps bringing me back to this beautiful state. Showing a new side to it will be a big challenge.”
Talking about working with Shahid Kapoor, he said, “I also look forward to working with Shahid Kapoor. Someone with his talent will do complete justice to the role.”
Batti Gul Meter Chalu is scheduled to release on August 31, 2018.