Mumbai: Actor Shahid Kapoor, who will next be seen in the Hindi remake of Telugu blockbuster Arjun Reddy, shared the first poster of the film with a new title – “Kabir Singh”.
The actor took to social media and unveiled the title of his upcoming film. Along with the first look of the movie, Shahid wrote, “#ArjunReddy was loved and appreciated now it is time for #KabirSingh! Get reddy to see him in 2019.”
The original film, starring Vijay and Shalini Pandey in the lead, revolves around a medical student who falls in love with his junior and how their relationship evolves.
The Hindi remake helmed by director Sandeep Reddy Vanga is being produced by T-Series and Cine1 Studios production. It also features Kiara Advani in the lead role.
The flick has already gone on floors and its first schedule is being shot in Mumbai.
Talking about the movie, the director said, “When we started work on the Hindi script, it was a very exciting journey. Kabir Singh, as the protagonist’s name, came naturally, considering the character’s graph. Kabir Singh has the same punch and madness of Arjun Reddy.”