Aditya-Katrina finalised for 'Fitoor'

Aditya Roy Kapur and Katrina Kaif will play the lead roles in Abhishek Kapoor's next venture "Fitoor" and the love story is likely to go on the floors in the first half of 2014.

Wednesday, October 23, 2013   |  Copyright: IANS  |  Comments 11 Comments  |  1426 Views

Aditya Roy Kapur and Katrina Kaif will play the lead roles in Abhishek Kapoor's next venture "Fitoor" and the love story is likely to go on the floors in the first half of 2014.

"As a filmmaker, I have always invested in new and emerging talent and with his talent and personna, Aditya is right up there," said Kapoor.

He is known for making the successful movie "Kai Po Che!" with newcomers like Sushant Singh Rajput">Sushant Singh Rajput, Amit Sadh and emerging talent Rajkumar Yadav.

"Abhishek Kapoor was looking for a perfect cast for his timeless love story 'Fitoor' and we're glad that he has found them in Aditya and Katrina," Rucha Pathak, senior creative director - studios, Disney UTV, said in a statement.

The film is a screen adaptation of Charles Dickens' novel "Great Expectations" and will see Aditya playing 'Pip', who is the narrator as well as protagonist in the novel. Katrina will be seen as rich girl Estella.

The pivotal role of 'Miss Havisham', Estella's mother, is currently being cast and an announcement is expected in the coming weeks.


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  • Posted on: 25 October 2013 at 7:40amYoYoRockz

    wow after aashiqui 2 we would see aditya roy kapur in many new roles it's gonna b exicted

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    Rishh
  • Posted on: 24 October 2013 at 3:22pmHot.Pink.Heels

    Very excited to see Katrina Kaif paired with Aditya! Eagerly waiting for the magic they'll hopefully created!

  • Posted on: 24 October 2013 at 10:18amummesulaiman

    Wish you all the best Sushant Singh Rajput for all of your other projects.

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    ummesulaiman
  • Posted on: 24 October 2013 at 2:50amsuan

    I'm sad Sushant missed out on this opportunity in terms of acting in a period type film. However, it doesn't bother me that he's not acting with Katrina. I'm sure Sushant will get another similar opportunity in the future.

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    ummesulaiman
  • Posted on: 23 October 2013 at 8:19pmcoolpratz

    all the best for ur other projects Sushant!!

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    suan, ummesulaiman
  • Posted on: 23 October 2013 at 7:42pmshweta_r

    Was really forward to see you in this movie. However, I am sure you would have taken the best option... Good luck and always rock

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  • Posted on: 23 October 2013 at 7:07pmummesulaiman

    I'm sure you'll get a much better project than this Sushant Singh Rajput :) All the best to you.

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    suan, ummesulaiman
  • Posted on: 23 October 2013 at 6:01pmstefanandre

    Sushant Singh Rajput it is unfortunate you are no longer doing Fitoor but I know you will rock all your other movies and cannot wait to see you, wish you nothing but the very best always. love you lots and miss you.

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  • Posted on: 23 October 2013 at 2:15pmm4manju

    haven't read the novel, but the plot seems good..i guess :/

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