In the post-pandemic era, Shahid Kapoor is killing it by managing several projects at once. After finishing Jersey, the actor shot the digitally released films ‘Bloody Daddy’ and ‘Farzi’ under the direction of Raj and DK. The untitled Dinesh Vijan’s love comedy is the next project he started. Reportedly, Shahid Kapoor is in talks with Malayalam director Rosshan Andrrews for a suspense film. As per the latest reports, Pooja Hedge is signed as the leading lady.
Pooja Hegde Plays Opposite Shahid Kapoor in “Koi Shaq”.
Pooja Hegde was chosen to play the female lead opposite Shahid. It’s an action thriller, according to what the entertainment portal has heard. The final cast and crew are yet to be announced to the public. The movie is titled ‘Koi Shaq’ which belongs to whodunit genre which is a sub-genre of the crime genre. The movie’s producer with Zed Studios is Siddharth.
The team went for a long time without a title, but now they have one that is both appropriate and fitting. Koi Shaq has moments that remind one of a fascinating murder mystery. Sources claim that filming was supposed to start on May 8 as initially scheduled, but there appears to have been a delay as of late.
Shahid and Anees Bazmee are working on a comedy under Dil Raju. However, there’s a big chance Shahid may start filming the Anees Bazmee picture before the thriller, the insider continued, adding that he hasn’t finalized the dates yet. They would know more about his filming schedule in 15 days.
The upcoming film Bloody Daddy, starring Shahid, is directed by Ali Abbas Zafar and will have its world debut on JioCinema. Shahid’s first OTT release is this movie. The movie debuts on June 9th, 2023.
On the other hand, Pooja Hegde was last seen in Kisi Ka Bhai Kisi Ki Jaan alongside Salman Khan which didn’t perform well at the box office. Her earlier films Cirkus, Acharya, Beast, Radhe Shyam didn’t acheive success though some may have tasted commercial success. She will be next pairing with Mahesh Babu for a Telugu film with director Trivikram Srinivas. She earlier worked with Mahesh in 2019’s Maharshi which was a huge success.