'Badhaai Do' to start shooting in January 2021 featuring Rajkummar Rao and Bhumi Pednekar

Badhaai Do is ready to start shooting in January 2021 featuring national award-winning actor Rajkkumar Rao and beautiful actress Bhumi Pednekar. The movie is created after Badhaai ho and directed by Harshavardhan Kulkarni.

By Bandana Singh, Updated : Oct 18, 2020 13:40 IST
'Badhaai Do' to start shooting in January 2021 featuring Rajkummar Rao and Bhumi Pednekar
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Badhaai Do is ready to begin shooting in January next year in 2021 casting Rajkummar Rao and Bhumi Pednekar as the leading character. There is a treat for the audience that Badhaai Ho is written by the writer of Badhaai Do. The movie is directed by Harshavardhan Kulkarni and produced by Junglee Pictures. 

Today after completing two years of Badhai Ho the makers of the movie have announced to make a sequel casting 'Rajkummar Rao' and 'Bhumi Pendekar' in the main leading role. 

Rajkummar Rao plays the character of a Delhi cop for the first time ever on-screen who is the only male police in Mahila thana whereas Bhumi Pendekar is playing the character of a PT teacher which has not been seen or done previously. 

Rajkummar Rao took his to the Twitter account to announce the shooting schedule for his upcoming movie. Toh date pakki!? Haath milao @bhumipednekar (sanitiser laga ke), 2021 ki shuruat badhaiyon ke sath. #BadhaaiDo

Bhumi Pednekar who is playing the character of a PT teacher said, “I have played many different roles previously in my films, but my character in Badhaai Do is truly special. I loved the script from the first narration itself as the subject is very relevant and is packaged in the most entertaining way. This is the first time I will be working with Rajkummar, and I am super excited as we begin our shoot soon. Badhaai Ho has been one of my favourites, and it feels amazing to take this franchise forward.”

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Asking about the movie from Rajkummar Rao, he said, I am happy things are picking pace and the wheel is moving again. Badhaai Do is a special film for me. I am glad to take up this nuanced character who has layers of conflicts to resolve in and around him. As far as preparations are concerned, I have my own process of preparing a character, and also this time it is the setting of this character in Badhaai Do that makes it unique.

Rajkummar further added, "The audience is in for a surprise, which will unfold with time. I am happy to reconnect with the audience on the special occasion of Badhaai Ho anniversary, the film was an absolute delight and one of my most favourites.” The filmstar Rajkummar Rao also showed his love and affection for Badhaai Ho. 

It has been two years today since Badhaai Ho has been released, the actors of Badhaai ho which are Ayushmann Khurrana, Sanya Malhotra, Neena Gupta, and Gajraj Rao, Surekha Sikri along with other important actors have won the heart of the audience. The movie has broken many taboos created by society.