Confirming the news, trade analyst Taran Adarsh tweeted on Monday, “TAAPSEE – PRATIK GANDHI: NEW FILM ANNOUNCEMENT… #TaapseePannu and #PratikGandhi [won accolades for his act in #Scam1992] to star in #WohLadkiHaiKahaan?… Starts 2021-end… Directed by Arshad Syed… Produced by Siddharth Roy Kapur.”
Speaking about the film, Taapsee Pannu said that she is excited to collaborate with RKF and Pratik, “I loved the strong and thoroughly unique and entertaining character that Arshad had written for me – it is very exciting to partner with a producer as prolific as Sid, as well as Pratik, whose performance in Scam left a lasting impression on me.”
Meanwhile, Pratik Gandhi said, “I feel truly privileged to be a part of this project and to be working with the stellar team of Taapsee, Arshad, and Sid! I was looking to dive into something totally different after Scam and this role ticked all the boxes. I am sure it will be a fun ride ahead and I can’t wait to start!”
‘Woh Ladki HaiKahaan’ is set to go on the floors at the end of the year and is currently is in the process of locking the rest of the cast.
On the work front, Taapsee Pannu has her kitty full with upcoming projects like ‘Rashmi Rocket’, ‘Looop Lapeta’, ‘Haseen Dillruba’, ‘Dobaaraa’ and ‘Shabaash Mithu’.
Pratik, on the other hand, has started shooting for his upcoming romantic comedy film ‘Atithi Bhooto Bhava’ in Mathura. The film also features Jackie Shroff in a pivotal role and actress Sharmin Segal in the female lead.