India Forums is back with a breaking news from the digital world. Bollywood’s popular actor Shahid Kapoor is set to venture into the digital medium with the makers of ‘The Family Man’. The project is tentatively titled ‘Fake’ and will release on one of the leading OTT platforms.
Raj Nidimoru and Krishna DK are popular producers and directors from the industry. The duo has popular projects like Stree, Shor in the City, Go Goa Gone, Happy Ending among others. There project ‘The Family Man’ on the digital front received rave reviews and got immense love from the viewers. Reports had it that actor Shahid Kapoor will mark his digital debut with the mavericks Raj Nidimoru and Krishna DK.
Now, India Forums has exclusively learned that the makers are keen on finalizing Kriti Sanon for the project. Sources suggest that makers are still in the discussion process and nothing has been finalized yet. The project will also feature veteran actor Amol Palekar. As per sources, Amol will be playing a prominent character that of Shahid’s grandfather in the show. Shahid and Amol will share a heartfelt bond with each other. With this web-series, the audience will witness Amol Palekar’s comeback to the entertainment industry after a long gap.
Sources have revealed that ‘Fake’ will revolve around a scam involving printing of fake currencies. Well, Raj Nidimoru and Krishna DK were planning to make a similar movie titled ‘Farzi’ in the year 2014 along with Shahid and Kriti but things didn’t materialize because of Shahid’s wedding plans in 2015. The makers further approached Arjun Kapoor for the project, however, the movie got shelved.
With the grapevine suggesting Kriti’s name in the project, it looks like the original pairing in the makers’ mind might work out. Are you excited for the project?
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