Mrunal Thakur to romance Shahid Kapoor in 'Jersey' remake

Mrunal Thakur whose performance in Hrithik's Super 30 drew the attention of everyone is the reason that the director also stated about casting her for the Hindi version.
Written By Manoj Kumar | Updated: November 19, 2019 09:16 IST
Mrunal Thakur to romance Shahid Kapoor in 'Jersey' remake

After making her debut in Marathi cinema, actress Mrunal Thakur found opportunities in Bollywood cinema. Mrunal made her debut with Love Sonia that released last year. The film helped her to catch the attention of filmmakers which eventually helped her to act with Hrithik Roshan in 'Super 30' and John Abraham in 'Batla House' this year.

Now, Mrunal grabbed the leading lady role in Shahid Kapoor 's next movie, a remake of Tollywood super hit Jersey. Gautham Tinnanuri who directed the original helms the megaphone for the project in Hindi.
Bowled over by the passionate emotional journey that the film traces, Mrunal Thakur shared her excitement on playing Shahid's love interest in the film. Mrunal feels that the film is a lifetime experience that she does not want to miss.
Speaking to a leading English news daily, Director Gautham opened up on getting Mrunal onboard to reprise Shraddha Srinath's role in the movie. Gautham liked Mrunal's performance in the Hrithik's Super 30 and immediately got her on board for this film.
Allu Aravind, Aman Gill, and Dil Raju will produce the movie jointly. The film hits the screens on August 28, 2020.