Finally, the speculations regarding ex-lovers Madhuri Dixit and Sanjay Dutt reuniting is over now. And, today Karan Johar announced the final star cast of ‘Shiddat’, now titled ‘Kalank’.
The filmmaker released the poster of Kalank, with its entire star cast’s name printed and yes it did read, ‘Madhuri Dixit’ and ‘Sanjay Dutt’, although on extreme ends.
The film has an stellar ensemble cast which includes Madhuri Dixit, Sonakshi Sinha, Alia Bhatt, Varun Dhawan, Aditya Roy Kapur and Sanjay Dutt.
Proud & excited to announce our EPIC DRAMA #KALANK
Releasing April 19th, 2019
Directed by Abhishek Varman
— Karan Johar (@karanjohar) April 18, 2018
For those who don’t know, Sanjay Dutt and Madhuri Dixit was the most discussed couple of the town in 90s. However, their alleged steady relationship hit rock bottom when Dutt was arrested for illegal possession of arms in the 1993 Mumbai serial blasts case. After that, they never seen with each other on screen as well as off screen.
Earlier, Sridevi was supposed to star in the film. But, as the actress passes away, now Madhuri Dixit steps into Sridevi’s shoes and given her nod to the film.
Kalank is Karan Johar’s Dharma production film in collaboration with Fox Star Studios and Sajid Nadiadwala.
Kalank which is set in the backdrop of 1940s, will go on floors by the end of April. It is slated to release on April 19, next year.