Fawad Khan To Romance Sonam Kapoor In ‘Battle of Bittora’

Fawad Khan who has been touted as the next Tom Cruise by none other than legendary fashionista Sonam Kapoor herself, is all geared up to grace the silver screen yet again with tinsel towns diva. Fawad Khan who made his flamboyant debut back in 2007 in Khuda Key Liye is known for his selective yet meticulous work in the industry. After gaining accolades of praise and adulation for his flawless acting in Humsafar and Zindai Gulzar Hai, Fawad Khan made his regal debut in Bollywood with the darling of Bollywood; Sonam Kapoor. Even though the movie did not necessarily break box office records, Fawad Khan irrevocably etched his presence in the industry amidst A-list producers and directors.

Director Shashanka Gosh is currently working meticulously on a script, which is an adaptation of Anuja Chauhan’s book Battle of Bittora. Shashanka Gosh is crafting the script keeping the royal cast of Khoobsoorat; Fawad Khan and Sonam Kapoor in mind. Even though the movie is all set to go on the floor early next year, the movie came to Khan after a considerable amount of deliberation. Initially offered to Abhinay Deo who turned it down for unknown reasons, it came to Gosh merely by chance.
Gosh is known for his edgy and unusual work in the industry. After doing true to life movies like; Waisa Bhi Hota Hai 11 and Quick Gun Murugun, Gosh is now all geared up to pen his first commercial movie replete with A-list stars. The movie is anticipated to have the perfect balance of drama, romance and action; and promises to entertain cine goers in the first half of 2015.

Fawad Khan who has already proved his mettle in the realm of acting, will take on the larger than life character of Zain Altaf Khan, an aristocrat with blue blooded lineage who is a protégée of the North Indian Royal family. Khan will play the role of a power hungry politician in the movie. Even though the story, screenplay and plot is being kept under wraps, speculation about the movie is anticipating it to be a commercial success.

The story line will be kept as true to the book as possible, since, the story-line itself is nothing short of a masterpiece. Fans and critics alike, will expect to see an eclectic mix of characters and personifications and Gosh promises nothing short of brilliant entertainment combined with an intelligent story-line and direction. Published on DesiFreeTV.com

Author: Rabia Ahmed