Aamir's son Junaid's debut film to also star Shalini Pandey
Speculations around Bollywood superstar Aamir Khan's son Junaid Khan's big-screen debut have been doing the rounds for quite some time. The latest buzz suggests that Junaid will be joined by Arjun Reddy actor Shalini Pandey in his first film. Further, Siddharth P. Malhotra, who earlier directed Rani Mukerji-starrer Hichki, will direct the movie. Here are more details on this.
The movie is expected to go on floors in 2021
A source informed The Times of India that Shalini has signed a three-film deal with Yash Raj Films (YRF) and one of the projects will be Junaid's yet-to-be-titled film. Apart from her, Sharvari Wagh, who is making her Bollywood debut with the upcoming Bunty Aur Babli 2, will also be seen in the film. The movie is expected to go on floors in 2021.
Junaid has been doing theater for three years
Other details about the movie have been kept under wraps. Notably, Junaid has been working in theater for the past three years. An alumnus of Los Angeles's American Academy of Dramatic Arts, he has been a part of plays like A Farming Story, A Few Good Men, and Medea, among others.
Shalini to debut in Bollywood with 'Jayeshbhai Jordaar'
Meanwhile, Shalini rose to fame with the 2017 Telugu blockbuster Arjun Reddy, starring Vijay Deverakonda in the title role. She is now all set to make her Bollywood debut with the upcoming comedy film Jayeshbhai Jordaar. Directed by Divyang Thakkar, it features Ranveer Singh in the lead role, alongside Boman Irani, Ratna Pathak Shah, and Deeksha Joshi.