Shraddha Kapoor Starts Shooting For 'Batti Gul Metre Chalu'

| February 12 , 2018 , 14:23 IST

Bollywood actress Shraddha Kapoor has started shooting for her next movie "Batti Gul Meter Chalu" co-starring Shahid Kapoor. The movie is expected to hit the theatres on August 31, 2018.

Shraddha on Monday took to Twitter to show her excitement about the new project, terming it as the start of a new journey.  

In her post, she said, "Day 1 on 'Batti Gul Meter Chalu' excited to start this new journey! See you on set Shahid Kapoor! Wish me luck guys!"

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Batti Gul Meter Chalu is a social comedy-drama which also stars Yami Gautam and Shraddha Kapoor. It is directed by 'Toilet: Ek Prem Katha’ director Shree Narayan Singh.

After enjoying the success of his latest film Padmaavat, Shahid Kapoor has already started shooting for the film in Tehri, Uttarakhand. 

Yami Gautam will be seen playing the role of a lawyer in the movie.

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The film is to be shot in Tehri, Rishikesh, Dehradun and Mussoorie over the next two months.

Earlier, the first look poster and teaser of the film was released by Shahid Kapoor on his twitter handle on October 20, 2017.

Shraddha Kapoor began her Bollywood career in 2010 with a movie Teen Patti. She gained wide recognition for the movie Aashiqui 2 for which she received several accolades including a Filmfare nomination for the Best Actress.