One of the most anticipated films of the year, Kalank’s teaser just dropped and is creating a havoc on social media. The film, set in pre-independence era is studded with some of the most noteworthy talent in the film fraternity. Produced by Karan Johar’s studio Dharma Productions, Nadiadwala Grandson Entertainment and distributed by Fox Star Hindi, Kalank releases on 17th April 2019.
Watch the teaser and read more about the movie-
- Unravelling the Characters
The first look posters of the characters were introduced on social media. For every character, the name along with a brief description was announced. While Varun Dhawan plays Zafar, Alia Bhatt plays Roop. Madhuri Dixit enacts the role of Bahaar Begum and Sanjay Dutt portrays the role of Balraj Chaudhry. Aditya Roy Kapur will be seen as Dev and Sonakshi Sinha as Satya.
2. The Alia & Varun Pairing
It’s not just the audiences but also the directors who love watching Alia and Varun together on screen. Interestingly, Kalank would be the duo’s fourth film together after Student Of The Year, Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania and Badrinath Ki Dulhania.
3. Sridevi’s Untimely Demise
Before Madhuri, Sridevi was signed for the film. However, due to the latter’s untimely demise, the role was taken by up Dixit.
4. Two of the Industry’s Best
Interestingly, Madhuri Dixit and Sanjay Dutt will be working together in Kalank, 21 years after Mahaanta in 1997.
5. A Dream Project
Kalank is Karan Johar’s dream project as the idea of the film was by his late Yash Johar and Karan Johar 15 years before it went on floors.
Watch Kalank teaser here: