Another Hero To Join Shahid Kapoor In Batti Gul Meter Chalu

Yes, that’s right! The makers are hard at work looking for the right man for the job…

As Shahid Kapoor begins shooting for Batti Gul Meter Chalu, another hero will soon join him in Uttarakhand.

Reportedly, there will be another addition to the cast of Shahid Kapoor-Shraddha Kapoor-Yami Gautam starrer.

Batti Gul Meter Chalu, the social drama that talks about electricity theft in smaller towns, will see a new male hero on the sets. It’s an important role, that of Shahid Kapoor’s good friend.

It’s a parallel lead, and the makers are hard at work looking for the right man for the job.

“Although Shahid plays the male lead, this other character is also pivotal to the cast,” reveals a source.

Yesterday we told you that Shahid has already started work on the film. He’s in Uttarakhand at the moment, where the film is being shot.

Batti Gul Meter Chalu is directed by Shree Narayan Singh and produced by Prernaa Arora of KriArj Entertainment. Prernaa, who is also the co-producer of this week’s release Pad Man, is basking in the good reviews the film is getting. Editor Vickey Lalwani gave Pad Man a 4-and-a-half star rating.

Pad Man has opened to a good start at cinemas. It collected Rs 10.26 Cr on its opening day.

Coming back to Batti Gul --- who will be the new addition in the film? Let’s wait and watch.

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