After basking in the success of his latest release 'Stree' which recently entered the Rs. 100 crore club, Rajkummar Rao is all set to enthral the audience with his next 'Made in China'. The movie also features Mouni Roy as the female lead who plays Rajkummar's love interest in the film. The film also features Boman Irani in a pivotal role.
The makers of the movie recently unveiled the first look of the film and introduced Rajkummar Rao and Mouni Roy as Raghu and Rukmini. Rajkummar is all smiles in a striped brown shirt, however, it's his moustache that grabs one's attention. Mouni who is playing Rajkummar's wife in the film can be seen sporting a green saree with open hair. The duo is playing a Gujarati couple in the film which revolves around the life of a struggling Gujarati businessman who travels to China in order to make his business flourish and how he becomes a successful entrepreneur. 'Made in China' is slated to hit the theatres on Independence Day in 2019.
Rajkummar took to twitter and shared the first look by captioning the picture as "Meet Raghu & Rukmini This Independence Day be independent! #MadeInChina on 15th August, 2019! Mark your calendars! #DineshVijan @PVijan @Roymouni @bomanirani @MusaleMikhil @MaddockFilms @sharadakarki".
Check out his tweet here:
Soon after the look was shared, it went viral sending Rajkummar Rao's fans in a frenzy. Wishes started pouring from all over for the 'Stree' actor.
Here's how netizens reacted:
The actors have commenced the shoot for the film. Earlier the 'Ek Ladki Ko Dekha To Aisa Laga' actor recently shared a picture from the sets on his official Twitter handle and captioned the picture as, "A new beginning. #MadeInChina starts filming today. Mark the date, releases on 15th August, 2019! #DineshVijan @PVijan @Roymouni @bomanirani @MusaleMikhil @MaddockFilms".
Check out his tweet here:
The film is directed by Mikhil Musale, who won a national award for his drama-thriller 'Wrong Side Raju' which released in 2016.
'Made in China' is backed by Dinesh Vijan who garnered praises for Irrfan Khan starrer 'Hindi Medium'.
What's next for Rajkummar Rao and Mouni Roy
Meanwhile, on the work front apart from 'Made in China' Rajkummar Rao has movies like Kangana Ranaut starrer 'Mental Hai Kya' and Anil Kapoor and Sonam Kapoor Ahuja starrer 'Ek Ladki Ko Dekha To Aisa Laga' which is slated to hit the silver screens in February 2019. Rajkummar is also a part of Hansal Mehta's next directorial 'Turram Khan'. Rajkummar will reunite with Nushrat Bharucha eight years after 'Love Sex Aur Dhokha'
As of now, Mouni Roy who recently made her Bollywood debut opposite Akshay Kumar in 'Gold' is also a part of Karan Johar's production 'Brahmastra' which features an ensemble cast of Ranbir Kapoor, Alia Bhatt, and Amitabh Bachchan. The film is directed by Ayan Mukerji.
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