A lot of speculations have been doing the rounds about '2
States' director Abhishek Varman's next which is touted to be a
period-drama set in the Partition era. The film has already been in
the works for two years now.
As per a leading daily, the film's producer Karan Johar wasn't
happy with the script so Abhishek has been working on a fresh draft
for the two-hero project. And while several names have been doing
the rounds, for the story of two brothers, rumours suggest
that Varun Dhawan and Arjun Kapoor might make it to the
The daily further added that while Abhishek, when contacted,
chose to not comment, a source close to the production said, "He is
fine-tuning the script at the moment and will be presenting the
final draft to Karan in a week's time. Casting is underway.
Contrary to rumours, the film is not on the backburner now. Karan
didn't want to go ahead without the perfect script but things seem
to be working out now. The film is expected to go on the floors in
the coming months."
We hear that the film, initially titled Kalank, has been
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Meanwhile, Arjun Kapoor and Varun Dhawan recently walked the
ramp for their designer-friend Kunal Rawal at the Lakme Fashion
Week 2017 and since then, everyone is eagerly waiting to see them
in a film together. Will Shiddat make it happen? Do let us know