With the great success of ‘Kapoor & Sons (Since 1921)’, the duo, Siddhartha Malhotra and Alia Bhatt going to team up again. Also heard that they will come together in ‘Aashiqui 3′ next.
However, in their fourth outing together, they won’t romance each other, but instead they will play antagonists. Rumors have spread that they both have broken up.
Director Abhay Chopra (son of late filmmaker Ravi Chopra) who is going to debut with his directorial venture with the remake of ‘Ittefaq’ has been approached Siddhartha Malhotra and Alia Bhatt. The 1969 psychological thriller was produced by Abhay’s grandfather BR Chopra and directed by his uncle Yash Chopra.
Interesting fact is that Rajesh Khanna- Nanda starrer ‘Ittefaq’ was inspired from the British film, ‘Signpost to Murder’ (1964), starring Joanne Woodward.
Sources further tell us that Abhay has been working on the script for a while, in keeping with present times and has also turned around the climax. This film is being produced by his brother Kapil along with Shah Rukh Khan and Karan Johar. “CINEWS”