First look of Aurangzeb out: Arjun Kapoor in double role

The first look of Yash Raj Films' new venture Aurangzeb is out and the film posters claim the movie to be an action drama. A picture of Arjun Kapoor is superimposed on another as he plays double role for the first time in a film. However, he manages to look almost the same trying to appear intense and sinister.

Courtesy: Yash Raj Films

Courtesy: Yash Raj Films

Believed to be a remake of of 1978's hit film Trishul the film also features Malayalam actor Prithviraj, who was last seen in Aaiyya, Rishi Kapoor, Sikander Kher, Jackie Shroff and Amrita Singh. This film also marks the debut of Yesteryear actress Salma Agha's daughter Sasha Agha.

Directed by Atul Sabharwal and produced by Aditya Chopra, the poster claims that the film is set in present day Gurgaon, where two families, one of cops and the other of gangsters, clash.

This is Arjun Kapoor's third film with the YRF, the first being his debut film Ishaqzaade and his yet to release film Gunday along with Priyanka Chopra and Ranveer Singh

Aurangzeb is set to release on 17 May.