Apparently, Ali Faizal is on a roll; he had a major hit in 2017 in the form of ‘Fukrey Returns’. And he is also roped in as the protagonist for Tigmanshu Dhulia’s Milan Talkies. The actor also seen in his first international project Victoria and Abdul alongside Judi Dench in the last year has been working in some prestigious projects both on the national and international arena.
There have been a lot of speculations about the lead actor and names of Shahid Kapoor, Ayushman Khurana and Aditya Roy Kapoor have been doing the rounds. There has been a script-reading session and Faizal after the session has agreed to do the role. After Faizal has been finalized as one of the leading pair, looks are on for the leading lady. The film is set in North India and the shooting schedule will start in the second week of March after he returns from the Academy Award ceremony in March.
Ali Faizal is very happy with his ongoing projects. Victoria and Abdul has two nominations in Academy Award. Post-Oscar he will also start another Hollywood project. Some of his other prominent projects in current times include Prakash Raj’s Tadka with Shriya Saran, Taapsee Pannu and Nana Patekar. Ali will also feature in the sequel of Happy Bhaag Jayegi with Diana Penty which promises to be another laugh riot.
An excited Ali will start the reading sessions of the film after the leading lady is finalized. The production house has also confirmed the news stating that Ali has already blocked dates for Milan Talkies.