Confirmed: Shraddha Kapoor and Shahid Kapoor will be seen together in ‘Batti Gul Meter Chalu’.


The beautiful Shraddha Kapoor has officially signed her next movie with her co-star of ‘Haider’ Shahid Kapoor. The amazing duo will be seen in Shree Narayan Singh’s ‘Batti Gul Meter Chalu’ and will focus on social issues like electricity shortage.

The camera rolling for the movie will be started from the first week of February. Years after huge amount of appreciation for ‘Haider’, their upcoming is also expected to be a huge success. At first, Katrina was approached for the lead role but was eventually she opted out of the movie citing date issues. Then Shraddha was selected for the same role and she agreed for the Reunion with Shahid Kapoor and to create the same magic on big screen.

According to reports, leading lady Shraddha will play a North Indian character whose life serves as the catalyst for the story. Shraddha was reportedly keen to come on-board the project because Vishal Bhardwaj’s ‘Haider’ proved to be a defining moment in her career thus far.

Shraddha will have a great line-up of films to boast about. After wrapping up ‘Sahoo’ with Prabhas, she is currently working on the Saina Nehwal biopic after some of her recent releases like Ok Jaanu, Rock on 2 and Haseena Parkar. Meanwhile, Shahid is awaiting the release of his controversial flick ‘Padmaavat’.

Now after such a amazing performance by the on screen couple in haider, everyone is looking forward for this couple to hit the silver screen soon.