Deepika and Irrfan’s adorable pair will be back on the silver screen, albeit differently. An untitled production in the Gangster Genre, where Deepika will be seen playing a deadly don, responsible for terror among gangster groups. Helmed by Vishal Bharadwaj, we are certain this film will reflect his dark alluring cinema.
While the shoot was supposed to start in Nepal, both the protagonists have fallen ill and requested for a postponement. Deepika Padukone has a chronic back problem, caused during one of the intense sequences in Padmaavat, while Irrfan Khan is diagnosed with jaundice and has been advised strict bed rest.
The actors are currently undergoing treatment and will be back on sets soon. Vishal Bharadwaj Tweeted an announcement:
Pushing back film by a few months, @irrfank down with jaundice and @deepikapadukone with resurfaced back issue caused during Padmaavat. While prepping, was transported to Maqbool days. Stunning look tests, can’t wait to start shoot. Sending pyaar & duaaen to my Ustara and Afshan.
— Vishal Bhardwaj (@VishalBhardwaj) February 21, 2018
The film is speculated to be a biopic on Sapna Didi, and shall create immense buzz owing to the brilliant performance track record of both the leads.
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