With the restrictions due to lockdown gets relaxed the film industry is getting back to work mode. The latest addition in the list is director Shakun Batra. The ‘Kapoor and Sons’ director is busy locking locations in the proximity of her home to get cracking on his next. After the insiders reveal that Deepika Padukone, Siddhant Chaturvedi, and Ananya Panday are ready to pack their bags for shooting in Sri Lanka for their next untitled film, recent reports claim that team is now focusing for domestic options.
According to reports doing the rounds online, the director reportedly has his sights set on Goa to begin work on his noir thriller as soon as next September. A report on Mid-Day claims that this will be the first leg of the shoot that will be a 25-day schedule. The team has reportedly begun prep for the film, while the lead cast is expected to join in mid-September.
Reports further go on to state that the team will decide if their next schedule will be a domestic or international shoot, depending on the COVID-19 situation.
Deepika, Siddhant, and Ananya were forced to reshuffle their shooting dates after the pandemic forced the industry into a lockdown. While Deepika announced her next with Prabhas also in the works and her home production ‘Mahabharat’, Siddhant has two other big projects, including ‘Phone Bhoot’ with Katrina Kaif and Ishaan Khatter. Ananya, on the other hand, is also working on the film ‘Fighter’ with Vijay Deverakonda.