Over the past couple of years, Ayushmann Khurrana has emerged as one of the promising actors of Bollywood. He has earned the reputation of nailing any role with absolute perfection and ease making it relatable for the masses. The 35-year old actor is once again geared up for portraying yet another challenging role in his upcoming venture.
Ayushmann Khurrana will be essaying the role of a cross-functional athlete in his next venture. The helmed by Abhishek Kapoor is pitched as a progressive love story. The untitled film is set in the backdrop of north India and its shooting schedule will kick-start in October.
Speaking of the film, director Abhishek Kapoor said, “Ayushmann and I are both known for a certain kind of cinema and this film is definitely a special one for both of us. We want audiences to come back to the theatres and watch movies as a community, and for that we will spare no effort. We strive to bring our best game for this one.”
The filmmaker asserted that he is going to present versatile actor Ayushmann Khurrana in a never-seen-before avatar. Abhishek Kapoor also mentioned that the actor is going through a physical transformation to ace the role of a cross-functional athlete with perfection. He further added that Ayushmann has never done it before but he is committed to it.
Ayushmann Khurrana is thrilled to be creatively collaborating with Abhishek Kapoor and is looking forward to undergoing a physical transformation.
Expressing his feelings about working with Abhishek Kapoor, Ayushmann said, “Abhishek has a very distinct voice in cinema today and I’m glad that we finally got the opportunity to collaborate on a project that is exceedingly close to my heart. This film has all the trappings to take audiences through a ride of emotions and it is a total family entertainer. It is a beautiful, progressive love story that will also touch your hearts.”
For the unversed, Abhishek has directed films like Kai Po Che, Rock On, and Fitoor in the past.