Shehzada is directed by Rohit Dhawan and the makers also announced the release date.
Kartik Aaryan confirms the Hindi remake of Telugu blockbuster film Ala Vaikunthapurramuloo titled Shehzada. With the film, the actor reunites with his Luka Chuppi co-star Kriti Sanon. Kartik took to his Instagram page and shared the poster from the film with the tagline 'He Returns Home'. Moreover, the film is being directed by Rohit Dhawan and is set to hit the big screens on November 4, 2022.
Kartik announced with a quirky caption stating, "#Shehzada Duniya ka Sabse Gareeb Prince @kritisanon #RohitDhawan @ipritamofficial #PareshRawal @m_koirala @ronitboseroy @sachinskhedkar @ankurratheeofficial #BhushanKumar #KrishanKumar #AlluAravind #SRadhaKrishna @amanthegill @castingchhabra @tseriesfilms @tseries.official #AlluEntertainment @geethaarts @haarikahassine @bratfilmsofficial."
Along with Kartik and Kriti, the film also features Paresh Rawal, Manisha Koirala, Ronit Roy, Sachin Khedekar and Ankur Rathee in supporting roles.
Ala Vaikunthapurramuloo features Allu Arjun and Pooja Hegde in the lead roles. While Tabu, Jayaram, Sushanth, Nivetha Pethuraj, Samuthirakani, Murali Sharma, Rajendra Prasad, Navdeep, Sunil, Sachin Khedekar and Harsha Vardhan were seen in pivotal roles.
Shehzada is set to go on floors soon and the film marks Rohit's third directorial. The filmmaker has earlier helmed Desi Boyz and Dishoom.
Meanwhile, the song from Ala Vaikunthapurramuloo titled Butta Bomma is viral among the masses and still a hot favourite. The song is crooned by Armaan Malik, while the music is composed by SS Thaman. Ramajogayya Sastry has penned the lyrics for the hit track.
Pritam Chakraborty is composing the music for Shehzada. While S. Radha Krishna is bankrolling the film along with Bhushan Kumar.
Talking about the lead cast, Kartik and Kriti have many films in their kitty. Kartik will next be seen in Bhool Bhulaiyya 2 with Kiara Advani and Tabu. He recently completed the shoot of Freddy wherein he is paired opposite Alaya F.
Whereas Kriti has Akshay Kumar starrer Bachchan Pandey, Ganapath with Tiger Shroff and many more.