Few days ago, producer Ekta Kapoor has announced a project with Sidharth Malhotra. However, leading lady for the movie has not been revealed at the time. Names of Shraddha Kapoor and Kriti Sanon have been heard. Now, it seems that Parineeti Chopra has been finalized for the part opposite Sidharth Malhotra.
It is believed that the movie is based upon the incidence of groom kidnapping in the state like Bihar. According to a source, “The banner wanted a young star for the project and when they approached Parineeti, she liked the script. A few alterations were made to it, following which she signed on the dotted line. All the modalities have been worked out.”
Parineeti has already the shoot of Namaste England by Vipul Amrutlal Shah opposite Arjun Kapoor. Soon, she will be finishing Akshay Kumar’s Keasri also. However, shooting of this movie may happen only in the year end as Akshay will start the shooting for Housefull 4. Following to the wrap up of Sajid Khan’s Houseful 4, Akshay may start to shoot for Keasri again.
Shooting for Ekta Kapoor’s next with Parineeti and Siddharth may start from next month. It has been said, “They will shoot in Patna. Like Sidharth, Parineeti, too, has started taking diction classes to get the dialect correct. The duo will be seen in hot desi avatars. The team has finished scouting for locations and the film will go on floors end of July”. For now, a tentative title has been given for the movie which is Shotgun Shaadi. Title of the movie may change afterward as a result.