Naga Chaitanya makes his Bollywood debut with Laal Singh Chaddha directed by Advait Chandan.
It was earlier reported that Naga Chaitanya will be seen in an important role in Aamir Khan starrer Laal Singh Chaddha. Now, the Telugu star has finally shared a photo from the sets of the film, posing with the Bollywood superstar. In the photo, both are seen in a military uniform and are all smiles while posing with Aamir's ex-wife Kiran Rao and director Advait Chandan. The team of Laal Singh Chaddha is currently in Kargil where they are completing their shoot schedule.
While sharing the BTS photo, Chaitanya tweeted, "Grateful #Bala #LaalSinghChaddha."
With this film, Naga Chaitanya will be making his Bollywood debut. Meanwhile, the actor is currently awaiting the release of his upcoming Telugu film Love Story co-starring Sai Pallavi. The release of the film is currently on hold due to the pandemic situation.
Chaitanya also has Thank You with Raashi Khanna which went on floors in December 2020.
Meanwhile, talking about Laal Singh Chaddha, the upcoming film is the Hindi remake of the 1994 Hollywood blockbuster Forrest Gump starring Tom Hanks in the titular role. The screenplay is adapted by Atul Kulkarni in Hindi. The Bollywood film is directed by Advait Chandan and also stars Kareena Kapoor Khan as the female lead, who will be stepping into the shoes of Robin Wright.
The shooting for Laal Singh Chaddha kickstarted in 2019 in Chandigarh and then continued till Delhi. The shoot of the film was stalled in 2020 due to the pandemic and resumed in September that year.
Laal Singh Chaddha is likely to hit the screens during Christmas 2021 weekend after being postponed for a year.