Bollywood News Update: Amar Kaushi is casting Abhishek Banerjee in his next film Bhedhia. The film will be a horror-comedy. Varun Dhawan and Kriti Sanon will be in a lead role in the film. It’s expected to hit the floor in February.
Niren Bhatt wrote this horror-comedy. Niren Bhatt has also written Amar Kaushik’s last year hit film, Bala. It is produced by Maddock Films’ Dinesh Vijan.
He is planning to create in the next couple of years as Bhedia is an addition to the horror-comedy universe.
Abhishek Banerjee and Amar Kaushi had previously worked on Stree and Bala. They are reuniting on their third project in Bhedia. Abhishek has been admiring for his spine-chilling role as Hathoda Tyagi in Paatal Lok.
Abhishek and Amar have worked together in No One Killed Jessica . Amar was an associate director and Abhishek was a casting associate. Abhishek Banerjee has also stated that Amar is a superb director. Abhishek reveals that he chased Amar when the latter began mounting his first feature film.
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Varun Dhawan and Kriti Sanon will be playing the lead role in Bhedia. Varun wanted to concentrate on only commercial movies for some time. Amar and Varun have been in talks for more than six months. They both discuss two joint ventures and settle on this Niren Bhatt-written horror-comedy.
Varun also has director Raj Mehta’s yet-untitled film opposite Kiara Advani, the film also stars Anil Kapoor and Neetu Kapoor.
Kriti Sanon will be the female lead in the film. Dinesh Vijan with whom she worked in his directorial debut Raabta (2017), co-starring Sushant Singh Rajput. Kriti Sanon has Mimi with Pankaj Tripathi and Bachchan Pandey with Akshay Kumar lined-up.
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