Anees Bazmee’s upcoming film “Mubarakan” has generated huge anticipation before its release. In these recent pictures from the film, we can comprehend that Arjun Kapoor and Athiya Shetty, who are paired opposite each other for the first time, are all set to deliver crackling chemistry.
Earlier there were many speculations about romance brewing with the Kapoor-Shetty actors off screen but while Arjun agreed that he knew Athiya before he started the film, both of them decided to maintain silence over the gossips. In fact, the actress stated that she did not pay any heed to such rumours .
While we have received many glimpses of the film in the past, this one is the first time where we will get to see the sizzling chemistry between Athiya and Arjun. Sharing it on his Instagram page, Arjun wrote, “Hello & satsriakaal from Charan & Binkle !!! #Mubarakan #candid #photobooth @theathiyashetty @sonypics_prods @SnehaRajani @ashwinvarde @MuradKhetani @abazmee.”
Arjun Kapoor also shared an interesting story about the photoshoot where he revealed that it was quite spontaneous. He stated that Athiya was fooling around the sets and that’s how they decided to use this as the first look for their characters.
Arjun has a double role in the film. The character in the picture above is of Charan, who is paired opposite Athiya, who is seen playing the role of a simple girl, Binkle. The other role played by Arjun is of Karan, a London boy, paired with Ileana D’Cruz.
This is for the first time when the actor would be seen sharing the screen space with his uncle Anil Kapoor and he would also be playing a double role in the film.
With Athiya Shetty and Ileana D’Cruz as the leading ladies, ‘Mubarakan‘ is a comedy film revolving around a big fat Indian wedding. The film will also stars Neha Sharma, Karan Kundra, Ratna Pathak Shah and others.
The film “Mubarakan” directed by Anees Bazmee is produced by Sony Pictures Networks Productions and Ashwin Varde & Murad Khetani’s Cine1 Studios and is slated to have its worldwide release on 28th July 2017.