After much speculation the lead pair of the upcoming Bollywood film Shhuddhi has been finalized. Karan Johar mentioned in a recent tweet that Karan Malhotra’s next, ‘SHHUDDHI’ will star current Bollywood heartthrobs Varun Dhawan and Alia Bhatt. This will be the third outing for the pair after ‘Student of the Year’ and ‘Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania’.
It is also the third outing for the producer-director duo. Karan Malhotra starts work on the film immediately after Brothers, slated to release on Aug 14th. The director has also made the blockbuster film Agneepath under Dharma Productions.
Salman Khan who has always promoted young talents in the industry was the one who suggested Varun’s name for the role. As a possible replacement for him, he mentioned the young actor’s name to both the Karan’s who were more than happy to cast him in the upcoming Bollywood film.