Junglee Pictures announced its third collaboration with Ayushmann Khurrana in December 2020, following Bareilly Ki Barfi (2017) and Badhaai Ho (2018). Doctor G, in which the actor shares screen time for the first time with Rakul Preet Singh, is currently in production. This film is a campus comedy drama directed by Anubhuti Kashyap, in which the two actors portray doctors.
Ayushmann picture from the set that has actor sporting the doctor’s coat for his role is out now.
Talking about the project, the actor said earlier, “The subject of Doctor G is very close to me. Considering the lockdown restrictions, we all have been waiting to start the film and we are glad that the day has finally arrived. It’s an honour to portray a doctor on the screen for the first time. I am truly excited to start shooting the film also because it’s going to allow me to relive my memories of being a student and living the hostel life. I’m looking forward to collaborating with my director Anubhuti.”
Apart from Ayushmann and Rakul, the film also stars Shefali Shah, it is written by Sumit Saxena, Vishal Wagh, and Saurabh Bharat, as well as director Anubhuti Kashyap.