Sidharth Malhotra and Kiara Advani in “Shershaah”

For the first time, Sidharth Malhotra and Kiara Advani are all set to share the screen space in "Shershaah", under the direction of Vishnuvardhan.

It is going to be a biographical film, and it is produced by Karan Johar, Apoorva Mehta, Hiroo Johar, Shabbir Boxwala, Himanshu Gandhi and Ajay Shah. This film is based on the life of late captain Vikram Batra, who was an officer of the Indian army, honoured with India's highest award for bravery, the Param Vir Chakra. This film is being shot in Kashmir, Ladakh, Chandigarh and Palampur. This drama film will also shed light on the India-Pakistan war in the year 1999. Kiara will be seen playing the role of Vikram’s girlfriend Dimple Cheema.

Sidharth Malhotra took to his instagram account and shared a poster of the film and captioned it, "Excited to play Vikram Batra, a real-life hero on screen! Titled - #Shershaah! Shooting begins soon @kiaraaliaadvani #VishnuVaradhan @karanjohar #HirooJohar @apoorva1972 @shabbirboxwalaofficial #AjayShah #HimanshuGandhi @dharmamovies".

It is slated to be out in theatres in 2020.

-Akhila kakarala
Pic Courtsey: sidmalhotra (official instagram account of Sidharth Malhotra)