Shahid Kapoor will be seen in a social drama film “Roshni”, written by Vipul K. Rawal, directed by Shree Narayan Singh, who had earlier directed “Toilet: Ek Prem Katha”.
“Roshni” revolves around the common man’s battle against power distribution companies in the country, who make consumers pay huge amounts of money in the form of electricity bills. Shahid will be playing the role of a lawyer who fights against multinational power distribution companies. However the makers of the film have not yet finalized on the lead actress. The film will go on floors in January.
Shahid kapoor will also be seen in a periodic drama film “Padmavati” along with Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh, helmed by Sanjay Leela Bhansali and in the movie, Shahid will portray the role of Raja Rawal Ratan Singh - King of Chittor and Padmavati's husband.