Yash Raj Films officially announced today the highly anticipated sequel to their star Rani Mukerji and Abhishek Bachchan Bunty Aur Babli (2005). However, the original Bunty and Babli will be absent from the sequel. The film will also have a new cast and a new director. Bunty Aur Babli 2 will see a 10-year jump and introduce a new pair. Bunty and Babli. Siddhant Chaturvedi is the new Bunty and YRF is launching a new girl, Sharvari, who will play Babli. Varun Sharma, who has been an assistant director in films like Sultan and Tiger Zinda Hai, will make his directorial debut with the film.
Talking about the sequel, director Varun Sharma said: “Bunty Aur Babli 2 is completely defined in today’s time. Siddhant caught everyone’s eye with his brilliant acting debut in Gully Boy. We are very happy to have him play the role of Bunty. He is a superb actor, extremely charming and he fits perfectly into the role. Sharvari is an extremely special actress to watch. She is a powerful performer and you have to watch her on the screen to understand what we mean. Given the film and the roles, they are definitely the perfect cast. They are a cool and warm pair and their chemistry and energy are contagious. “
Produced by Aditya Chopra, the shooting of Bunty Aur Babli 2 begins today!