Kareena Kapoor Khan’s Veere Di Wedding is probably the most awaited film of the year ever since it was announced. The actress was supposed to shoot for the film during pregnancy and then resume her part post-delivery. Sonam Kapoor was supposed to play the lead role in Rhea Kapoor film. But, we haven’t heard anything about the film for a while now and Sonam is busy with Padman while Kareena is looking out for offers.Also Read - Kareena Kapoor Khan on Taboo of Late Pregnancy, Balancing Time Between The Two Kids And More
The film had its share speculations and controversies even before it took off. We hear that Jimmy Sheirgill’s Punjabi film is releasing with the title Veere Ki Wedding. After knowing about this, Anil Kapoor, Sonam’s father expressed his concern about the similar titles to Indian Motion Pictures Producers’ Association (IMPPA). The actor also moved on to High Court to escalate the matter. (ALSO READ: Padman: Did Sonam Kapoor just confess that she was desperate to work with R. Balki?) Also Read - 'All I Want Is Make You Smile'! Arjun Kapoor Drops Mushy Photo For Ladylove Malaika Arora
But the High court gave the verdict in the favour of Jimmy Sheirgill starrer. It also dismissed Anil’s claims that mentioned that similar titles were used only to create hype. A leading daily quoted the director of Jimmy’s movie, Ashu Trikha, saying, “The judge said he was not convinced by the [Anil’s] argument. He did not find any misuse or deceit as alleged, given that the story and cast were different. We are waiting for the judgment copy.” Also Read - 'Once Upon A Time In Greece'! Kareena Kapoor Khan Shares Adorable Anniversary Note For Saif Ali Khan
According to a source close to Sonam Kapoor’s family was quoted by a leading entertainment portal saying that this verdict has given a big blow to the Kapoor family as projected. The court has simpled said that both the films can retain the same title. Veere Di Wedding was expected to go on floors since the end of 2016. But ever since Ekta Kapoor’s Balaji Telefilms pulled their hands off the project. (ALSO READ: Kareena Kapoor Khan is making London look even more stunning with her presence)
After a lot of script narrations, discussions over brunches and the all-female crew clicking selfies, Veere Di Wedding showed no signs of taking off. It was assumed that Kareena’s pregnancy postponed the project but Sonam revealed that Bebo will play a pregnant woman in the movie. Jimmy Shiergill was last remembered for Tanu Weds Manu Returns.