July 22 : Karan Johar, who recently announced his next directorial, Rocky Aur Rani Ki Prem Kahani, with Ranveer Singh and Alia Bhatt, is currently in Delhi for preparations for the film. Ranveer is with Karan and the duo took out time to have a dinner party with some of their friends in Delhi on Wednesday night.
Taking to his Instagram stories, Karan shared a glimpse of the “fun night” he had with the Gully Boy actor along with some friends. Fashion designer Suneet Verma can also be seen in the picture. Sharing the picture, Karan captioned it as, “Such a fun night!”
The filmmaker has been busy scouting for shooting locations for Rocky Aur Rani Ki Prem Kahani with Ranveer.
Karan announced the film on the occasion of Ranveer’s 36th birthday. After a hiatus of five years, Karan is all set to don the director’s hat. The film is written by Ishita Moitra, Shashank Khaitan and Sumit Roy, and is slated to hit the theatres in 2022.
The film also stars veteran actors stars Jaya Bachchan, Shabana Azmi, and Dharmendra. The filmmaker shared a post to reveal the “important pillars” of the film. Taking to social media, Karan had shared a teaser earlier, announcing the rest of the “parivaar” members. Surprising the netizens, he wrote, “Meet the parivaar. Legendary, evergreen and inspirational! Meet the rest of the pillars of this kahaani - Dharmendra, Jaya Bachchan & Shabana Azmi!”
Rocky Aur Rani Ki Prem Kahani is a “love story that is deeply embedded in the roots of family,” Karan had written along with a teaser that he had dropped earlier. “...personally, my primary passion always lies behind the camera. Telling stories, creating a world filled with a multitude of colours, eternal music, emotions,” Karan said, adding, “And I feel it's time to go back to my favourite place, on set, and to create what I adore the most - love stories.”