- Sushant Singh will feature in the remake of The Fault In Our Stars
- The film will be directed by Mukesh Chhabra
- The Fault In Our Stars is based on a novel by the same name
The Fault In Our Stars is based on a novel by the same name by John Green. The film starred Shailene Woodley and Ansel Elgort in the leading roles. Woodley featured as Hazel Grace Lancaster, a 16-year-old cancer patient, who is forced by her parents to join a support group. Hazel meets Augustus Waters (played by Elgort), another cancer patient at the support group and falls in love with him.
Sushant will step into Ansel Elgort's shoes for his role in the film.The remake will be produced by Fox Star Studios and will go on the floors next year, reports PTI.
Sushant Singh Rajput made his TV debut with Zee TV's popular show Pavitra Rishta. He made his Bollywood debut with Kai Po Che!, for which he received the Best Male Debut Award. He has also featured in films like Shuddh Desi Romance (2014) and Detective Byomkesh Bakshy! (2015). In 2016, Sushant starred in M S Dhoni: The Untold Story, in which he portrayed the role of Indian cricketer Mahendra Singh Dhoni. The film was a blockbuster hit at the box office.
Sushant is currently filming Abhishek Kapoor's Kedarnath. He will share screen space with Saif Ali Khan's daughter Sara Ali Khan, who will make her Bollywood debut with Kedarnath.
(With inputs from PTI)