Ishaan Khatter to be cast in Kai Po Che director Abhishek Kapoor's next film?
Ishaan Khatter, who will be making his Bollywood debut alongside Jhanvi Kapoor, might have just signed another film with Abhishek Kapoor.
Khatter was first chosen to play the lead amongst numerous candidates in Iranian director Majid Majidi's Beyond The Clouds. He is now in talks for the Hindi remake of The Fault in our Stars which will mark his transition to mainstream Hindi cinema.
Now, as per spotboye.com he has reportedly been roped in by Abhishek, who has helmed films like Fitoor, Kai Po Che!, and Rock On!!
Jhanvi and Khatter were earlier rumoured to make their Bollywood debut with the Hindi remake of Marathi film Sairat.
However, just a few days later it was reported that the two are being considered for playing the leading roles in the Hindi adaptation of The Fault in our Stars.
The news of the duo debuting together remains unconfirmed, however, Khatter is definitely venturing into the acting world with Beyond The Clouds.
About a possible collaboration between the Fitoor director and Khatter, the former has not confirmed the news yet. Abhishek, however, is launching Saif Ali Khan's daughter Sara Ali Khan in his upcoming film Kedarnath, which also stars Sushant Singh Rajput.
It was earlier reported that Sara was approached for the lead role opposite Khatter. However, Jhanvi replaced Sara after the latter opted out of the project.