Hrithik Roshan is already associated with bunch of high profile movies like ‘Krrish-3’ which is releasing on Diwali and Siddharth Anand’s ‘Bang Bang’ which is on its sets, Shekar Kapoor’s ‘Paani’, his latest signing ‘Shuddhi’ which is being directed by Karan Malhotra is all set to start the shoot at Hrushikesh.
Shuddhi is based on the novel “Immortals of Meluha” written by Amish Tripathi, Karan Johar has bought the adaptation tights and producing the movie under his banner Dharma Productions. The movie’s script is written by Karan malhotra and his wife Ektha.
A reliable source said “Karan (Malhotra)’s wife Ekta has worked hard on the script. It’s going to be an engrossing and challenging film for everyone who is involved with it. Hrithik Roshan will start work on it immediately after wrapping up Siddharth Anand’s Bang Bang (that goes on the floors soon). If all goes according to plan, he might also travel to Rishikesh to shoot a portion of the movie,”
Producer Karan Johar confirms the news saying “Ekta has been working on the script relentlessly for the past year. And both (Ekta and Karan) have researched it extensively and made several research-based trips to Rishikesh. That’s one of the prominent locations for Shuddhi.”
On the other hand, Kareena Kapoor is almost finalised as the female lead opposite Hrithik Roshan as she adjusted her dates pretty well unlike Deepika Pudukone who was also considered but could not get through due to packed dates.