After Ajay Devgn’s withdrawal from a previously announced film, director Luv Ranjan has begun working on a new project that will be starring the hit onscreen duo of Ranbir Kapoor and Deepika Padukone.
Director Luv Ranjan has signed Ranbir Kapoor and Deepika Padukone for his new venture. This news after the rumors of Ajay Devgn’s exit from a previously announced film that would also featured Ranbir Kapoor and Deepika Padukone.
A famous portal had passed a statement that after Ajay Devgn’s exit from his film, Luv Ranjan is planning to make a rom-com on the similar lines of his previous directorial venture. The film, like all of his other projects, will be quirky and funny.
The film will go on floors on February 2020. The duo has liked the concept and has started verbal conversations about the same. The film that has been shelved was supposed to be a big-budget action entertainer. Deepika was reportedly a part of the film, and her meeting with Luv had caused controversy online. This controversy was created as fans had expressed their dismay at the possibility of Deepika working with the filmmaker. Luv has been received a lot of flak fro the audience for making misogynistic films and was also accused of sexual harassment by a girl in Me Too Movement.
When she was asked at an interview whether she would be working with a person who has been accused in Me Too Movement, she gave a resounding ‘no’.
The main reason behind Ajay Devgn’s exit was his disapproval of certain portions of the film. Due to disagreement over certain parts of the film, Ajay chose to exit from the film. Due to his exit, the film was put on the backburner. The film that he had decided to make long back was taken into consideration.
Besides Ranjan’s Film Ranbir Kapoor will be featuring in Ayan Mukerji’s Brahmastra alongside Alia Bhatt and Amitabh Bachchan and Samshera that would be featuring Vaani Kapoor. Deepika Padukone would be featuring in Chappak and 83 alongside his beau Ranveer Singh.