Diljit Dosanjh and Kriti Sanon‘s Arjun Patiala, which was scheduled to release on May 3, will now hit theatres on July 19 and will be clashing with Sunny Deol’s Pal Pal Dil Ke Paas which will feature his son Karan.

Film and trade analyst Taran Adarsh took to his Twitter to share the news and wrote, “New release date for #ArjunPatiala… Will now release on 19 July 2019… Stars Diljit Dosanjh, Kriti Sanon and Varun Sharma… Directed by Rohit Jugraj… Produced by Bhushan Kumar, Krishan Kumar, Dinesh Vijan and Sandeep Leyzell”.


The first look of the flick, which was unveiled last year, featured Diljit and Varun as police officers, while Kriti sits on a chair in front of them pointing a gun to her head.

In the film directed by Rohit Jugraj, Kriti will be playing the role of a scoop-hungry crime reporter while Diljit will be essaying the role of a cop.

This will be the second time that Diljit will be seen playing a cop. He was earlier seen essaying the role of a cop in Kareena Kapoor and Shahid Kapoor’s film Udta Punjab. The film marks Kriti and Diljit’s first collaboration together. The film also stars Fukrey fame Varun Sharma.

Arjun Patiala is being co-produced by T-Series honcho Bhushan Kumar and Dinesh Vijan of Maddock Films.

Meanwhile, Pal Pal Dil Ke Paas, also starring Sahher Bammba is a love story and has been shot across various exotic locales of Manali. This is Sunny’s third directorial after Dillagi and Ghayal Once Again.