- Shahid Kapoor will portray the role of a lawyer in Shree Narayan Singh's
- The film's story is written by Vipul K Rawal
- Katrina will next feature in Tiger Zinda Hai, co-starring Salman Khan
The film will revolve around a common man's fight against power distribution companies in the country. Shahid Kapoor will portray the role of a lawyer, who raises his voice against power distribution companies. The female lead of the film will be seen playing Shahid's philosopher and guide, who joins him in his fight for justice.
The film will be directed by Toilet: Ek Prem Katha's director Shree Narayan Singh and is written by Rustom's scriptwriter Vipul K Rawal.
If Katrina features in the film, she will be sharing screen space with Shahid for the first time.
The source also told mid-day: "The creative team loved the fresh pairing of Shahid and Katrina. She is in Los Angeles to apparently chart out her debut in Hollywood. Once she returns, she is expected to sign on the dotted line after finalising the dates and remuneration."
Shahid Kapoor is prepping for Sanjay Leela Bhansali's much-awaited film Padmavati, in which he will be seen portraying the role of Rani Padmavati's husband Rawal Ratan Singh. Recently, Shahid delighted everyone by sharing the first look of his character from the film.
Padmavati is scheduled to release in December this year while Katrina's Thugs Of Hindostan will hit the theatres on November 7.