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Athiya Shetty and Nawazuddin Siddiqui are coming together for a rom-com

Written by Hannan

An actor’s repertoire is judged by a variety of roles he or she does.  Comedy is one genre which every actor after essays to establishing himself. From Dilip Kumar to Amitabh Bachchan to Askay Kumar every actor has done. Now, it is the turn of Nawazuddin Siddiqui to prove himself as a complete actor.

  According to media reports, the versatile actor is being paired with Athiya Shetty, daughter of Suniel Shetty , in a film called Motichoor Chaknachoor.

Producer Rajesh Bhatia to Mumbai Mirror that it will be a romantic comedy.

“My team and I were very impressed with this humorous story of an unlikely couple. There is a lot of situational comedy that plays out between the bride and the groom’s families and Nawaz playing the hero makes it all the more exciting,” Bhatia said.

Reportedly, Athiya will be playing the role of a small town North Indian woman. The actress’ character will require her to take workshops to help her nail the dialect and accent. A language coach will be hired to work with both the actors.

However, speaking to Indian Express Athiya shared, “I am really sorry. I can’t talk about this film just yet. Once there is more clarity on it, I will be able to talk about it. It is in the pipeline for now. The news was not supposed to come out, but I don’t know how it did. Once there is more progress on this film, I think everybody will know. When everything is locked and confirmed, I’ll definitely talk about it.”

The film will reportedly release next year.

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