Varun Dhawan and Bhumi Pednekar to Be Paired for the First Time in Shashank Khaitan’s Directorial?
Bhumi Pednekar and Varun Dhawan (Photo Credits: Instagram)

Bollywood lovers are undoubtedly seeing from refreshing pair on the big screen. Looks like fans are going to see one more new jodi very soon – Varun Dhawan and Bhumi Pednekar. Yes, there are reports doing rounds that Bhumi has been roped in opposite Varun in a film that would be directed by Shashank Khaitan. The filmmaker has worked with Varun in the past in movies such as Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania and Badrinath Ki Dulhania. The director – actor duo turned out to be a hit combo, and now fans are eagerly looking forward to their next collaboration. Varun Dhawan's War Drama, Rannbhoomi, is NOT Shelved, Confirms Director Shashank Khaitan.

Talking about bringing Bhumi Pednekar as Varun Dhawan’s heroine in the film, a source revealed to Pinkvilla, “Shashank wanted a brilliant actor who can perform exceedingly well in his movie. He also wanted someone who has a hinterland connect and hence decided to offer the film to Bhumi. It's a commercial entertainer and Bhumi has also liked the whole concept of the film. But she's yet to sign on the dotted line. They plan to roll the film around the second half of 2020.” The source was also quoted as saying, “It’s in the same space as a Dulhania franchise. It has the same setting and milieu and both Varun and Bhumi are perfect for the roles. It’s yet another masala entertainer that will have the trademark Shashank Khaitan and Varun Dhawan stamp all over it." Janhvi Kapoor Bags Another Film, Will Romance Varun Dhawan in Shashank Khaitan’s Espionage Thriller.

In February when Karan Johar had posted a tweet that stated Varun Dhawan and Shashank Khaitan would be teaming up once again for a film titled Rannbhoomi. KJo’s tweet read, “So proud to announce #RANNBHOOMI ...@ShashankKhaitan and @Varun_dvn take a giant leap in their third offering together! A solid spectacle with a beating heart!!! DIWALI 2020 release! Remaining lead cast to be announced soon! @DharmaMovies @apoorvamehta18”. Well, we wonder what this masala entertainer all about is! Stay tuned for further updates.