Filmmaker Karan Johar took to Twitter to announce the Bollywood debut of Shanaya Kapoor, actor Sanjay Kapoor’s daughter, with the upcoming Dharma Productions film titled Bedhadak. The movie will also star actors Gurfateh Pirzada and Lakshya Lalwani.
Passion, intensity & boundaries that will be crossed - we’re bringing to you a new era of love with new faces. #Bedhadak, directed by Shashank Khaitan.— Dharma Productions (@DharmaMovies) March 3, 2022
The movie is written and directed by Shashank Khaitan, who also directed Janhvi Kapoor’s debut film Dhadak (2018).
A day earlier, Johar had revealed that he would be announcing the names of three new “members” of his “family of storytelling”, along with a video featuring Dharma backed star kids. “This generation is brimming with talent like never before and it’s time we tap into it!” he wrote in the post caption.
This generation is brimming with talent like never before and it’s time we tap into it! We, at @DharmaMovies, are ecstatic to bring in 3 new members to our family of storytelling. Keep a close watch, a new film & cast announcement will be reaching you TOMORROW at 10am!❤️❤️ pic.twitter.com/y3nCXANlGv— Karan Johar (@karanjohar) March 2, 2022
In a subsequent post, Karan Johar also introduced Lalwani as a part of his other home production Dostana 2, co-starring Janhvi Kapoor.
He’s charming, he’s dashing & he’s on his way to rock your world! Meet Karan aka Lakshya!😍— Dharma Productions (@DharmaMovies) March 3, 2022
See him in #Bedhadak - directed by Shashank Khaitan.
Pirzada was also a part of the Dharma Production and Netflix movie Guilty (2020).
The release date for the movie hasn’t been confirmed yet.