Actress Kriti Sanon will now star in Arjun Patiala opposite Diljit Dosanjh. This film will be directed by Dinesh Vijan.
Arjun Patiala will mark the second outing between Dinesh Vijan and Kriti Sanon after Raabta . Raabta featured Sushant Singh Rajput and Kriti Sanon in lead.
Dinesh said, “The Hindi film audience has already experienced Diljit’s intensity, now it’s time to laugh with him. Kriti is moving from Bareilly to Patiala to deliver another small town surprise and this time she is holding a pen.”
Kriti added, “I love watching good comedies and while shooting for Bareilly Ki Barfi I released that I enjoyed being a part of this world too. I’m looking forward to shooting with Diljit.”
Diljit also expressed his excitement by saying, “Dino’s team is a set of young, talented and creative minds who I am really excited to work with.”
“Kriti plays a journalist while Diljit in the titular role is a quirky, small-town guy. It’s a character-driven comedy and will roll in February 2018. It will be shot in Punjab, the makers are leaving for a recce soon and hopes to zero in on a director shortly,” sources said.
The team will begin shooting in February 2018. Apart from this film, Diljit is currently busy shooting for Shaad Ali’s biopic on field hockey player and ex-captain of the Indian national team, Sandeep Singh, in Punjab.
Kriti Sanon, who was last seen in Bareilly Ki Barfi opposite Ayushmann khurrana and Diljit Dosanjh was in Phillauri with Anushka Sharma. The actor Diljit had made his Bollywood debut with Shahid Kapoor, Alia Bhatt, and Kareena Kapoor Khan starrer Udta Punjab.