Akshay Kumar and Kareena Kapoor Khan-starrer Good News are slated to release on 19 July 2019. Akshay took to Twitter on 2 August to announce the title of the film, which is directed by Raj Mehta. The film also stars actors Diljit Dosanjh and Kiara Advani in pivotal roles. This is not the first time Akshay and Kareena will be seen working together. The two have previously worked in films like Ajnabee, Kambakkht Ishq, Tashan, and Bewafaa. Kareena has also shared the screen space with Diljit in Udta Punjab. Akshay and Kareena will be portraying a married couple, trying to conceive a baby.
Diljit and Kiara are essaying the role of a Punjabi married couple trying to conceive a baby as well. It is expected to go on the floor by the end of this year. Akshay Kumar and Kareena Kapoor are set to give you a Good News. After Gabbar is Back, Akshay Kumar and Kareena Kapoor are reuniting for Karan Johar’s Dharma production, Good News. The film, which is directed by debutant Raj Mehta,
After Lust Stories, a segment of which was helmed by Karan, and Kalank, this would be Kiara’s third collaboration with the filmmaker. As for Diljit, the makers reportedly zeroed in on the actor owing to the fact that the character is of Haryanvi descent.
Akshay and Kareena first collaborated in 2001 for Abbas-Mustan’s suspense thriller Ajnabee. And since then, they have worked together in numerous other films including Tashan and Bewafaa among others. However, the duo will share the screen space together after a long time
Kareena Kapoor Khan and Karan Johar have finally teamed up for the next Dharma Productions venture. After Hrs was the first to reveal that KJo and Bebo are teaming up for a project in which Kareena will be seen playing a mother. After Hrs had also revealed that Akshay Kumar has been roped in as the male lead opposite Kareena in the said film. Now, it’s time to reveal the title of the film. Turns out that the movie has been titled ‘Good News’.
While Kareena, Akshay and Karan Johar coming together for a project is definitely some ‘good news’ for their fans but that is not the reason why the film is titled so. Turns out that the movie is a rom-com in which Akshay and Kareena will be seen playing a couple who want to become parents and are trying to have a baby. The plot will revolve around two married couples and is a unique take on love and marriage. While Akshay and Kareena play one of them, Kiara Advani and Diljit Dosanjh have been finalized to play the other.
In his recent interview with film critic Rajeev Masand, Akshay Kumar happened to mention, “I’m doing a film called Good News which is completely different. It’s a real incident by the way – what happened in Good News. But it’s very very funny what happened.”
Now you know what the film is about. The movie is supposed to begin rolling in November this year after Akshay gets done with Housefull 4. The last time we saw Kareena and Akshay together opposite each other in a full feature film was about nine years back, in Kambakht Ishq. It’ll be interesting to watch the duo team up again after such a long time.
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