Nushrat Bharucha is going to next appear in the upcoming film Hurdang, which also stars Sunny Kaushal. Sunny, who is the brother of Vicky Kaushal, is new to Bollywood and is on a roll. The actor made his Bollywood debut with megastar Akshay Kumar in the movie Gold and is starring in another film in the lead role. He will be next seen opposite Nushrat Bharucha in the upcoming movie Hurdang.
According to reports, The film will be about a social cause. The story is set in Allahabad. The restless love story is inspired by true incidents set in 1990s Allahabad, also known as Prayagraj. The film will be helmed by Nikhil Nagesh Bhatt and will also star Gully Boy actor Vijay Varma in a lead role.
Speaking about the cast of the film, Shailesh R Singh revealed to an entertainment portal that the movie is a young and restless love story from the 90s. People in the 1990s were innocent and vulnerable, as they didn’t have the advantage of technology the way youngsters have now, he had said. Speaking about the cast and the plot, he said that Sunny, Nushrat, and Vijay fit in quite naturally. Sunny and Nushrat play students coming from different ideologies and backgrounds but a duo destined to be together.
ANNOUNCEMENT... Sunny Kaushal, Nushrat Bharucha and Vijay Varma in #Hurdang... A love story set in #Prayagraj... Filming begins 1 July 2019... Directed by Nikhil Nagesh Bhatt... Produced by Shaailesh R Singh [#MentalHaiKya and #JabariyaJodi].— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) June 19, 2019
Indian film critic Taran Adarsh shared the news on his Twitter handle in July 2019. He also shared that the movie is a love story set in Prayagraj. Taran also added that Hurdang is set to be released on July 1, but there could be some changes due to the current situation of the industry.
The romantic drama is being produced by Shailesh R Singh. He has earlier worked on films like Tanu Weds Manu and Aligarh, among others. He also recently produced movies like Rajkummar Rao and Kangana Ranaut-starrer Judgementall Hai Kya and Jabariya Jodi, which features Sidharth Malhotra and Parineeti Chopra.