Earlier there were reports that filmmaker Mohit Suri is working on the sequel of his blockbuster Malang. Since then there are a lot of speculations that were doing the round that team is looking for a fresh cast for the sequel.
Recently, a news portal quoted a source close to the development who stated that Sidharth Malhotra is being considered with Shraddha Kapoor for the lead. This news obviously made the fans excited, however, the filmmakers spread some light on the scoop in a hilarious way.
Mohit reacted ‘Huh ?’ on the Tweet posted by the news portal. Soon the writer of the film Aseem Arora teased the filmmaker by writing, “Who feeds these news scoops about you? Inside job”. Finally, Mohit replied by saying, “Inside sources !! In offices !! During covid !! Interesting na”
The report quoted a source, confirming that Sidharth is the top contender for the role. “Sidharth is on top of their list. They are waiting for the lockdown to get over to pitch it to him. Mohit has just finished the script and since he has a good relationship with Sid, he will take it forward from here,” the source stated.
Mohit, Sidharth and Shraddha previously collaborated for Ek Villain in 2014.
Released on February 7 Malang featured Aditya Roy Kapur, Disha Patani, Anil Kapoor and Kunal Kemmu in the lead considered the blockbuster of 2020 till now.