It is raining films for Bollywood’s blue-eyed boy, Vicky Kaushal! Yesterday, we told you that he has reportedly signed Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra’s next project after Toofan. The actor who has his kitty full with Bhoot Part One – The Haunted Ship, Takht, Sardar Udham Singh and a period film on Ashwatthama now has yet another addition to his filmography.
If all goes well, he will be seen in Sajid-Farhad’s next project titled LOL: Land of Lungi. There were reports that the duo would be directing the film which will be a remake of the Tamil hit Veeram, with Vicky in the lead.
Talking about it, Farhad Samji said to PTI, “We are working on the script of LOL. After Housefull 4 gets released, I’ll be starting a film with Sajid Nadiadwala. Dates are being worked out and there are a couple of scripts we are still deciding.”
He added, “In two weeks’ time there will be some clarity. The original is a fantastic film and has a very good script, so let’s see how things go.”
The director recently posted a picture on Instagram with his wife and Vicky writing “my real life heroine and my reel life hero.” Check the post here:
Talking about Vicky, he said, “Who wouldn’t want to work with him, he’s such a sweet boy. I’ve a good association with his father, Shyam Kaushal, who has done the action for Housefull. If everything falls in place, if the Lord opens the door, we will make an entry.”
Farhad is currently gearing up for his next directorial, ALTBalaji’s horror-comedy series, Booo Sabki Phategi with Tusshar Kapoor and Mallika Sherawat in the lead. His directorial venture Housefull 4 starring Akshay Kumar, Riteish Deshmukh, Bobby Deol, Kriti Kharbanda, Pooja Hegde, Kriti Sanon and Nawazuddin Siddiqui will release in Diwali 2019.