it that the Two States director is bringing together one of Bollywood’s
brightest and most talented couples, Abhishek Bachchan and Aishwarya Rai
Bachchan for this next.
We were the first ones to tell you that Karan Johar had several meetings with the Bachchans before they shook hands over the movie.
Now, with the 2 States hitmaker Abhishek Varman coming into the picture, this project is on the fast track.
Director Of 2 States-Abhishek Varman
Karan’s Dharma Productions and Sajid Nadiadwala will jointly produce the film.
Abhishek Bachchan And Aishwarya Rai
This will be Abhishek's second directorial after the Arjun Kapoor-Alia Bhatt starrer 2 States, which was based on Chetan Bhagat's 2009 bestseller 2 States: The Story Of My Marriage.
Aishwarya Rai And Abhishek Bachchan
This will be Abhishek and Aishwarya’s 9th film together. They first appeared in the not-so-memorable, Bollywood romantic musical, Dhai Akshar Prem Ke (2000). Three years later, they acted in Rohan Sippy's Kuch Naa Kaho (2003). In 2005, they featured in the chart buster Kajra Re from the superhit Bunty Aur Babli. The very next year they starred in JP Dutta’s Umrao Jaan (2006). The same year they acted in YRF’s multi-starrer action extravaganza Dhoom 2. Then came Mani Ratnam’s master piece Guru (2007). Post marriage, they featured in RGV’s Sarkaar Raj, with its starcast helmed by Amitabh Bachchan. Their last film together was Mani Ratnam’s action-adventure Raavan (2010).
It has been 7-long years since Mr and Mrs Bachchan shared screen space. Time to tide over the proverbial 7 year itch?
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