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Deepika Padukone is thrilled to announce her next with Rishi Kapoor

Deepika and Rishi kapoor are set to work together in the hindi remake of the Intern.
by Rajeshwari Jagtap | January 28, 2020 09:42 IST
Deepika Padukone is thrilled to announce her next with Rishi Kapoor

The Intern, an Indian adaption of Nancy Meyers' 2015 comedy-drama of the same name. Rishi Kapoor and Deepika will headline roles enacted by Robert De Niro and Anne Hathaway in the 2015 film, which also features Rene Russo, Anders Holm, Andrew Rannells, Adam DeVine and Zack Pearlman in supporting roles. The Hindi adaption will get produced by Sunir Kheterpal and Deepika Padukone. Announcing the film on social media, Deepika wrote: "Thrilled to present my next! The Indian adaptation of The Intern.
 
A 2021 release! Presented by Ka Productions, Warner Bros. India and AZURE Entertainment" while Rishi Kapoor tweeted: "Moving on to yet another journey with the Indian adaptation of The Intern with Deepika Padukone! Produced by Sunir Kheterpal and Deepika Padukone..." The film showcases the story of 70-year-old widower Ben Whittaker (played by Robert De Niro) who, after retirement, becomes a senior intern at a fashion start-up, founded by Jules Ostin (Anne Hathaway). While Deepika and Rishi Kapoor have not revealed much about the film, we are already excited to see the pair onscreen. Though, we have to wait as the film will release in 2021.
 
Speaking about The Intern, Rishi Kapoor said in a statement that he is "excited" to work with Deepika Padukone: "The Intern is a very relevant film for the present-day Indian workplace milieu and it showcases human relationships beautifully. I am very excited to be working with Deepika and being a part of this heart-warming story," reported news agency PTI.


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