Filmmaker Karan Johar on Saturday announced the release date of Dharma Production’s upcoming film ‘Dhadak’ as 20th July.
The tweet read, “#6monthstoDHADAK #dhadak releasing 20th JULY 2018! Directed by @ShashankKhaitan and PRESENTING #janhvi and #Ishaan @DharmaMovies @ZeeStudios_ @apoorvamehta18”
After introducing Alia Bhatt, Varun Dhawan and Sidharth Malhotra through Dharma production, through Dhadak two new actors, Janhvi and Ishaan will make their debut in Bollywood.
Directed and written by Shashank Khaitan the film titled, ‘Dhadak’ is a Hindi remake of path-breaking Marathi Film ‘Sairat’ released in 2016.
Almost a year ago Karan Johar acquired the remake rights of Nagraj Manjule’s Marathi blockbuster Sairat. The film stars, Ishaan Khattar and Jhanvi Kapoor in lead roles.
While Ishan Khattar has been seen on screen before this will be his lead debut. He has already been seen in two films and both featured his brother Shahid Kapoor – Waah Life Ho Toh Aisi and Udta Punjab. He has also done one international trilingual film called Beyond the Dreams directed by Academy Award winner Majid Majidi.
Reportedly, the film ‘Dhadak’ also stars Amitabh Bachchan
In association with Zee studios, the film is scheduled to release on 20th July 2018.