After giving a superb performance in Hindi Medium and Qarib Qarib Singlle this year, the majestic Irrfan Khan is all set to come out with a quirky comedy called Blackmail. In recent news, he has also won the Best Actor Title at the Star Screen Awards which happened yesterday and was star studded show. Coming back to this movie, it will be directed by Abhinav Deo who has directed movies like Force 2 and Delhi Belly which were hugely appreciated by the audiences as well as critics. Irrfan will be starring opposite Kirti Kulhari and both of them are pretty excited about the project.
This actor has recently announced the upcoming project on Twitter with a photo of him in the character of Blackmail movie holding up a trash can shaped like a penguin.
Abhinay Deo is back with another quirky comedy, me and @IamKirtiKulhari in ‘BLACKमेल’. Produced by T-Series and RDP Motion Pictures, the laugh riot will release on 30 March 2018 pic.twitter.com/qFPfeFrILE
— Irrfan (@irrfank) December 2, 2017
Lead actress Kulhari also confirmed her involvement in the film on Twitter and revealed a few more names from the cast including actors Arunoday Singh, Omi Vaidya and actress Divya Dutta.
My next film, a quirky comedy titled #Blackमेल directed by Abhinay Deo & starring some wonderful actors- @irrfank, @arunodaysingh7, @divyadutta25 , Omi Vaidya and others, produced by T-Series and RDP Motion Pictures, to be released on 30th March, 2018🤩
— Kirti Kulhari (@IamKirtiKulhari) December 2, 2017
Blackmail was previously titled Raita, but the producers wanted a better name for their much hyped project. Irrfan Khan’s last film was the rom-com Qarib Qarib Singlle, while Kirti Kulhari’s last film was Madhur Bhandarkar’s Indu Sarkar. Apart from this upcoming Hindi movie, he will also be seen in ‘Karwaan’ and a tentatively titled film ‘Puzzle’.