Bhumi Pednekar meets with Ayushmann Khurrana for 'Shubh Mangal Zyada Saavdhan'
While talking to the media before, Bhumi Pednekar I had said that after working with Aanand L Rai in ' Shubh Mangal Saavdhan ', I knew he would meet with the filmmaker for another movie. “Our sensibilities coincide and I admire it. Maybe they can make a sequel to 'Shubh Mangal ...' so that Ayushmann and I can complete a hattrick, ”he had said. Now, we have learned that the 30-year-old actress will appear in 'Shubh Mangal Zyada Saavdhan', which revolves around a same-sex couple and is produced by Bhushan Kumar and Aanand.
Confirming the news, Aanand said, “Bhumi is a part of 'Shubh Mangal Saavdhan' family and we couldn’t imagine making 'Shubh Mangal Zyada Saavdhan' without her. She has a special appearance in the narrative and we are extremely happy to have her on board. ”
This will be the fourth movie of Ayushmann and Bhumi together in five years. The duo shared the screen space for the first time at romcom 2015, ' Dum Laga Ke Haisha ', which was followed by' Shubh Mangal Saavdhan 'and' Bala 'in 2019. “Bhumi’s association adds value to the storyline. She is an amazing actor and I am glad she is a part of our film, ”Bhushan added.
Written and directed by Hitesh Kewalya, the sequel also marks the meeting of Neena Gupta and Gajraj Rao after the social comedy 'Badhaai Ho', winner of the National Prize, in which they played Ayushmann's parents. Bhumi shot for his part during a two-day schedule in Varanasi in November. Bhumi had said before (February 2019) that she and Ayushmann are not only co-stars but also good friends and love working together due to the level of comfort between them. According to a source close to the development, Bhumi's part had been in the script from the beginning.
Like his co-star, Bhumi also had a busy 2019 with four pitches, starting with Abhishek Chaubey 'Sonchiriya', followed by 'Saand Ki Aankh', 'Bala' and ' Pati Patni Aur Woh '. This year, it will be seen in three films. ' Durgavati ',' Bhoot – Part One: The Enchanted Ship 'and' Dolly Kitty Aur Woh Chamakte Sitare '. The actress also plans to film for Karan Johar Takht, the multi-star era drama this year.