Shahid Kapoor had previously travelled to Goa for two shooting schedules for his debut online series directed by Raj Nidimoru and Krishna DK, which also star South actress Raashi Khanna. According to a recent rumour in a daily, Shahid has reportedly started shooting for the project in Mumbai. Not only that, but according to the source, Shahid will be filming in Mumbai for the next 40 days.
According to a report by Mid-Day, Shahid began filming his web series with Raj and DK three days ago at Film City in Mumbai. According to reports, a set of massive and bustling marketplaces has been built at Film City, Goregaon for the production starring Kabir Singh. Not only that, but a source told the publication that Shahid will be shooting in Mumbai for the next 40 days. According to the source, the show’s producers planned to wrap up filming by June. However, it claimed that a second wave hit, causing the shoot to be postponed.
A source told the daily, “Since the past three days, Raj-DK have been filming crucial sequences at Film City, Goregaon with the leading man (Shahid Kapoor). A set of a huge, bustling market has been created at the venue. The creators will also shoot at various locations across Mumbai for the next 40 days.”
Not just this, Raj and DK have taken extra care to sketch out Shahid’s persona in such a way that it will blow fans’ minds, according to a source familiar with the facts.
“Raj and DK are known to make their characters in a way that instantly strike a chord. And Shahid’s character is going to be no different. It is nothing that you have seen him do before. It is going to be a treat for not just Shahid’s fans, but all OTT buffs too”, tells a source to Bollywood Life.
The makers have an international filming schedule in mind for the web show, according to the insider, after which they would call it a wrap. According to reports, the sitcom will debut on Amazon Prime Video.