Here comes the casting coup of this year, content-driven star Rajkummar Rao is paired with commercial drama diva Shraddha Kapoor in Maddock films next untitled comedy horror flick. After working in a host of critically acclaimed films, Rajkummar will be seen in a lighter avatar working under a big banner. With the super wonderful @ShraddhaKapoor. While Shraddha Kapoor is now prepping up for her upcoming Saina Nehwal's biopic and Prabhas' Saaho. "Can't wait to begin (sic)", Rajkummar tweeted on Wednesday evening. This film is said to be a horror comedy, on the similar lines of Golmaal Again. While the spokesperson from Vijan's production house confirmed the news, a source close to the development informed Mirror, "Shraddha will play a small town girl with a mystery surrounding her character".
It is the first time that Shraddha Kapoor and Rajkummar Rao will share screen space together. It's a unique role and in a zone that the actress has not attempted before. Meanwhile Rajkummar, who had recently fractured his leg while rehearsing for a TV turn, was on a break till recently and has resumed shooting for Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra's Fanney Khan with Anil Kapoor and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan.