Sanjay Leela Bhansali in Talks with Ranbir Kapoor, Alia Bhatt, and Vicky Kaushal for His Next Romantic Drama
Bhansali‘s Next Project: A Love Story Set in Modern Times
Sanjay Leela Bhansali is reportedly in advanced talks with Ranbir Kapoor, Alia Bhatt, and Vicky Kaushal for his next film, a pure love story set in modern times.
The film, which is still untitled, will reportedly revolve around the lives of two couples. Bhansali is known for his intense period dramas, but he is eager to explore a different genre with this upcoming project.
Alia Bhatt and Ranbir Kapoor Already on Board
Alia Bhatt and Ranbir Kapoor have already signed on to the project, and Vicky Kaushal is in talks to play the male counterpart of one of the couples.
Bhansali is also in talks with a top actress to play the female lead, but her name has not yet been revealed.
Filming Slated to Begin in November 2024
Filming for the film is expected to begin in November 2024, after Bhansali completes work on his upcoming series, Heera Mandi.
Ranbir Kapoor will wrap up shooting for the Nitesh Tiwari-directed Ramayana before moving on to Bhansali‘s film. Alia Bhatt will finish her work on the Spy Universe film with YRF, while Vicky Kaushal is expected to complete Chavva and a couple of other films.
Bhansali‘s Return to the Romantic Genre
Bhansali‘s last pure love story was Saawariya, which was released in 2007. He has since directed a number of critically acclaimed period dramas, including Bajirao Mastani, Padmaavat, and Gangubai Kathiawadi.
Fans are eager to see Bhansali return to the romantic genre, and they are期待失望ing a film that is both visually stunning and emotionally engaging.