Why Ayushmann Khuranna-Bhumi Pednekar’s Manmarziyan is on hold

  • PTI, Mumbai
  • Updated: Aug 02, 2016 11:01 IST
Rans play spoilsport to reunion of Ayushmann Khuranna and Bhumi Pednekar on the sets of Manmarziyan.

Ayushmann Khurrana and Bhumi Pednekar starrer Manmarziyan has been put on hold with rains playing a spoil sport for the makers.

Producer Aanand L Rai, who announced Manmarziyan with Ayushmann, Vicky Kaushal and Bhumi under his home banner ‘Color Yellow Productions’, has now decided to put the film on the back-burner for the time-being.

According to sources, almost half of the film had to be shot in northern India, capturing the winter but since there have been rains across the country, the schedule has been put on hold.

Watch Moh Moh Ke Dhaage

Read: Dum Laga Ke Haisha is the closest to my heart, Ayushmann

Manmarziyan was supposed to reunite the hit pair of Ayushmann and Bhumi after their hit Dum Laga Ke Haisha.

“The filmmaker is also busy with the pre-production of his next directorial venture with Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan and has mutually decided along with the cast and crew to put the film on the back-burner for the moment”, said the insiders.

Read: Dum Laga Ke Haisha review

Watch Ayushmann and Bhumi in Dard Karaara

“Rai never compromises on his vision and on the quality of his films. A major portion of ‘Manmarziyan’ had to be captured in the winter in northern India and hence it has been pushed to a later date. In the meanwhile, Rai has decided to entirely focus on his directorial with SRK,” they informed.

Earlier, Luv Shuv Tey Chicken Khurana director Sameer Sharma was involved with Manmarziyan. But due to creative differences between him and Rai, Sharma dropped out of the project.

Rai then roped in “Nil Battey Sannata fame director Ashwiny-Iyer Tiwari for the movie.

Follow @htshowbiz for more

also read

We all felt Golmaal 2 was a crap, says Ajay Devgn
Show comments