Shahid Kapoor ‘s look as Rawal Ratan Singh from Padmavati is winning hearts all over. This is for the first time that Shahid Kapoor will be seen in a period drama film. While everybody is desperately waiting for Sasha’s this magnum opus, he dropped another announcement on social media recently. His film which was in the buzz with the title ‘Roshni’ has got its final title. The movie by Toilet Ek Prem Katha writer and director Shree Narayan Singh is called as ‘Batti Gul Meter Chalu’. The makers released a tiny animated video to announce the title and it sounds quite interesting. Check out the announcement video of ‘Batti Gul Meter Chalu’ right here. Also Read - Siddhant Chaturvedi On Working With Deepika Padukone: I Am Living Out Of A Dream In Every Possible Way
The film revolves around the escalating electric bills and the makers found Diwali an apt occasion to announce the film. Speculations are rife that Katrina Kaif might to do the female lead in ‘Batti Gul Meter Chalu’. A source earlier told midday, “Shree Narayan Singh gave Katrina a narration before she left for Los Angeles. She loved the story and is keen to collaborate with him. She has already asked her team to work out further details. The creative team loved the fresh pairing of Shahid and Katrina. She is in Los Angeles to apparently chart out her debut in Hollywood. Once she returns, she is expected to sign on the dotted line after finalising the dates and remuneration.” (ALSO READ: Taimur Ali Khan and Misha Kapoor celebrating Diwali with Kareena Kapoor Khan and Shahid Kapoor Is Cutest Thing We Have Seen This Festive Season)
Well, it will be interesting to see this fresh pair in a hatke social drama like ‘Batti Gul Meter Chalu’. How did you find the title of Shahid Kapoor’s new film? Post your thoughts in the comments section below.