We recently reported that Yash Raj Films confirmed to remake 2005 hit film, Bunty Aur Babli, with Gully Boy fame star Siddhanth Chaturvedi, popularly know as MC sher; and debutant Sharvari Wagh, who is a Mumbai based girl. Now as per recent updates, Saif Ali Khan and Rani Mukherji are all set to join this young pair as the ‘senior con’ couple in the film.
YRF confirmed the news with an announcement today, the production house on their social media posted an adorable picture of Rani and Saif posing together, with a caption that reads,
“#SaifAliKhan and #RaniMukerji bring their magic back in #BuntyAurBabli2
As per reports Bunty Aur Babli 2 is completely set in today’s time, for today’s young audience, where the young actors will be stepping into similar characters, like that of Abhishek Bachchan and Rani Mukherji from the original. The film’s plot is said to be showing a 10 years leap from its original, where the story will revolve around two ‘con couples’, senior and junior Bunty Aur Babli.
Reportedly Saif Ali Khan has stepped in Abhishek Bachchan’s role from the original, as things didn’t work out with later actor. With this film, Rani and Saif will reunite on silver screens after 11 years, the hit pair was last seen Thoda Pyaar Thoda Magic(2008). The magical duo entertained the audience with their sparkling chemistry on screens in Hum Tum(2004), thus now it will be exciting to see them back on screen with this rom-com.
Produced by Yash Raj Films, this family entertainer will be directed by debut director Varun Sharma, who had assisted in films like Sultan and Tiger Zinda Hai.