Varun Dhawan's next with Shashank Khaitan starring Kiara Advani and Bhumi Pednekar to be reportedly titled 'Mr. Lele', to go on floors mid-2020?
Varun Dhawan is undoubtedly an actor par excellence and has also proven to be a bankable star with a great youth appeal. With blockbusters falling into his kitty back-to-back, the actor has emerged as a filmmakers' favourite. Although his recent outing Kalank failed to spark off at the box-office, Varun is all set to take the new year by storm with an interesting lineup of projects. Now, while he is busy shooting for Coolie No. 1, Varun, as per the buzz, has reunited with his Dulhania franchise director Shashank Khaitan for his next film, marking their third collaboration together. The film is said to be a commercial entertainer. Furthermore, the buzz is that Kiara Advani and Bhumi Pednekar will be Varun's leading ladies. And as fans of the trio are waiting for an official confirmation on the same, we found out an interesting update on the film.
According to a renowned trade analyst, Varun's, Kiara's and Bhumi's collaboration venture is tentatively titled Mr.Lele. The film is said to be an out-and-out commercial entertainer, produced by Karan Johar under his banner Dharma Productions. The film will reportedly go on floors in mid-2020.
It's Confirmed: @Varun_dvn reunites with #Dulhania series director @ShashankKhaitan for his next commercial entertainer, tentatively titled as #MrLele.. @bhumipednekar and @advani_kiara play the leading ladies in this @karanjohar production. Goes on floors mid-2020! @DharmaMovies pic.twitter.com/BupIp8i8wX
— Rahul Raut (@Rahulrautwrites) December 2, 2019
Workwise, Varun is currently working on Coolie No. 1, co-starring Sara Ali Khan. The rom-com is directed by David Dhawan and will release on May 1, 2020. Apart from that, he will feature in Street Dancer 3D with Shraddha Kapoor and will portray the role of Second Lieutenant Arun Khetarpal in his biopic reportedly titled Ekkees. Speaking of Kiara, she is gearing up for the release of Good Newwz. Apart from that, she will star in Indoo Ki Jawani, Laxmmi Bomb and Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2. Bhumi will be seen in Pati, Patni Aur Woh, co-starring Kartik Aaryan and Ananya Panday. She will also feature in Bhoot: Part One: The Haunted Ship with Vicky Kaushal, followed by Takht.
(Source: Rahul Raut)