April 13 Is Special For Varun Dhawan. Here's Why

Varun Dhawan, who is riding high on the success of Judwaa 2, has something special in store for fans. What’s that? Read on...

All you Varun Dhawan fans out there, here’s a great news for you. Varun’s next film, October, a Shoojit Sircar directorial will be releasing on April 13, 2018. The actor took to Twitter and Instagram to share the announcement. In a post he said, “As October comes to an end it arrives earlier next year. #October releases on13 th April now. (sic)”

For those who don’t know, Banita Sandhu, from Wales (UK), is set to make her big Bollywood debut in Shoojit Sircar’s October. Varun, who was last seen in Judwaa 2, introduced Banita has the leading lady of his film a couple of months ago.

Talking about Banita, Shoojit had earlier told a leading daily, “Everybody loved Banita in a chewing gum commercial that I had directed. It had almost 40 million hits. While I was shooting the ad film, Juhi (Chaturvedi; writer) and I were also working on the script [for this film]. So, one day, I clicked a picture of Banita and sent it to Juhi saying, ‘She has the potential to fit into the character that we are looking at’.”

varun dhawan with shoojit sircar discussing scripts
Varun Dhawan Snapped With Shoojit Sircar

What made him choose a newcomer, when he could have easily worked with an established actress? “It has never mattered to me if I am working with established or non-established actors. The demands of the script is all that matters. The script required a certain face, vulnerability and innocence, so we did many auditions,” Shoojit had explained.

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