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Abhishek Kapoor to direct ‘Sharaabi’ next

Mumbai, Feb 25 (IANS) Director Abhishek Kapoor’s next directorial after “Kedarnath” is “Sharaabi”, backed by Bhushan Kumar’s T-Series and Pragya Kapoor’s Guy in the Sky Pictures.

The film is a comic drama about a dysfunctional alcoholic. Its casting is underway and the pre-production is in full swing, read a statement.

Abhishek Kapoor said: “Bhushanji and I have been talking of a collaboration for quite some time now. We wanted it to be special. ‘Sharaabi’ will be the right concoction of comedy, drama and music to build this association.”

Bhushan said: “Over the years, Abhishek Kapoor has come to be synonymous with strong content and well-crafted films all of which have spelled success at the box office. We look forward to backing his vision and presenting audiences with a wholesome entertainer.”

A formal announcement about the cast will be made soon, said Pragya Kapoor.

–IANS

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