Action time for Shashank Khaitan! Dhadak director to direct an action thriller

Shashank Khaitan to direct an action thriller which will roll out before his war film Rannbhoomi

Shashank Khaitan Action time for Shashank Khaitan! Dhadak director to direct an action thriller Source : Press

Filmmakers are experimenting with different genre and foraying into a new realm elevates their experience in the artistic curve. A film director endeveours to translate their vision on the screen irrespective of the genre of the film. However, only few manage to keep a flexible approach to genres that they dive into.

According to the reports, Dhadak's director Shashank Khaitan is all set to foray into an action thriller with his next. The film is at the scripting stage and the shoot of the same will begin by May next year.

"Shashank will give Karan (Johar, producer) a narration before beginning work on casting," the source said to a leading tabloid.

Reports suggest that the director will begin to work on the action thriller before his forthcoming war film Rannbhoomi starring Varun Dhawan which was scheduled to release on Diwali 2020. However, Rannbhoomi will now release after Shashank Khaitan's action thriller.

Further details of Shashank Khaitan's action thriller are yet to be announced.

"Rannbhoomi is a warrior film, which showcases love, relationships, sacrifices, revenge, and heroism. I began developing it in December 2015 and shared the idea with Varun, who was excited about it. Now, Karan has given us the wings to fly and we are looking forward to turn this dream into a reality," the director had stated to a leading tabloid.

Meanwhile, reports suggest that Janhvi Kapoor has been paired with Varun Dhawan in the period film Rannbhoomi. However, the makers of the same haven't yet confirmed about the casting of the female protagonist.