This is the second film of Alia and Sidharth with Karan Johar. They debuted with Karan Johar’s ‘Student Of The Year’.
According to a source, Fawad has also signed Farhan Akhtar’s production Mr Chaloo to be directed by Reema Kagti and Karan Johar’s Kapoor & Sons to be directed by Shakun Batra. In Mr Chaloo, Fawad would be paired with Priyanka Chopra.
‘@shakunbatra ‘s #kapoorandsons kickstarts today!! All the best to the cast and crew!! @S1dharthM @_fawadakhan_ @aliaa08 @chintskap,’ Karan Johar, who is producing the film under his banner Dharma Productions, posted on Twitter.
Sidharth also tweeted about it and wrote: ‘Day 1 of #kapoorandsons wish us luck people @shakunbatra @aliaa08 @iFawadKhan @chintskap @karanjohar.’
Alia is currently busy in shooting of Shandaar opposite Shahid Kapoor. Shaandaar also stars Pankaj Kapur and Shahid’s sister Sanah’s debut. It is slated for release in 2015.