Exclusive: Deepika Padukone shares her enthusiasm for working with Ananya Panday and Siddhant Chaturvedi in the next Shakun Bhatra

Birthday girl Deepika Padukone Expect an exciting year ahead with the release of its debut production Chhapaak that will be released in theaters on Friday. It's a birthday of work for beauty, which is currently in Lucknow, where she and her husband Ranveer singh You will visit a restaurant run by survivors of acid attacks.

Before flying out of the city, Deepika opened up in a sincere conversation with ETimes, where she spilled beans on her married life, extravagant fashion statements and her upcoming projects. The actress, who will soon prepare to return to the film stages for director Shakun Bhatra He then shared his enthusiasm for starring with his young new co-stars. Ananya Panday & Siddhanth Chaturvedi .

Speaking about her equation with the two, Deepika said, “Ananya is someone who, I've been meeting often of late & I'm really fond of her. She's a really bright, talented girl. Siddhant, I had the opportunity of meeting him several times & he’s extremely talented. But more importantly, they are just really lovely passionate people.”

Going on to talk about her director, she said, “Shakun is someone I've been dying to work with. I've really I've looked forward to this moment. I'm a huge fan of his work & think he's one of those few people who can really portray relationships beautifully. And you know, those are the kinds of films that I've enjoyed watching as an audience, & even as an actor, those are the kinds of films I enjoy performing.”

The film still without a title that will be produced by Karan Johar It is said to be an intriguing relationship drama where the characters are trapped in a morally ambiguous area. The film, which marks the first collaboration between the three stars, will be released on Valentine's Day in 2021.