Saif Ali Khan, recently, has been in the news for his role in Imtiaz Ali’s Love Aaj Kal sequel titled Aaj Kal starring his daughter Sara Ali Khan and Kartik Aaryan. There have been regular speculations and confusing reports whether he is in the movie or not but what has been confirmed is his association with Bhoot Police. Saif Ali Khan was last seen in Bazaar on the big screen with his Sacred Games co-star Radhika Apte and Rohan Mehra and now, he is all pumped up to star in a spooky comedy.
Fatima Sana Shaikh, the Dangal actor took to her Instagram to announce the final cast of the movie along with the first look. Fatima has teamed up with Saif Ali Khan and Ali Fazal for the movie. This will be her first movie outside an Aamir Khan movie for the previous two flicks she’s starred in so far, Dangal and Thugs of Hindostan, both had Aamir as the lead actor.
Shaikh shared a picture in which we can see Saif and Ali dressed in all black sporting black sunglasses. Meanwhile, Fatima is dressed in western attire, sitting on a chair where the men are posing behind her. Ali has donned a silver chain for effect and both Ali and Saif also have torch lights on in their pockets. With further ado, here, have a look at the picture yourself:
“Ghost hunting is a hilariously spooky business! Presenting the cast of #BhootPolice #PavanKirpalani #SaifAliKhan @alifazal9,”
The post reveals the cast and the director of the movie. Bhoot Police will be helmed by Pavan Kripalani who has previously directed movies like Phobia, Raginin MMS 2, etc. Though Saif Ali Khan has previously worked in a zombie comedy film, Go Goa Gone, it will be the first time that the other two actors would work in a horror comedy genre.
The movie will be bankrolled by Fox Star Studios and the production house would be presenting and producing the movie. The movie is touted to be the first of the franchise and will be the first horror comedy film which will be shown in 3D.
Saif Ali Khan and Ali Zafar both are quite busy this year with big projects in their pipeline. First Saif has the massively loved Sacred Games Season 2 coming up, and then he would be seen as an antagonist in Tanhaji: The Unsung Warrior with Ajay Devgn. He would star in Nitin Kakkar’s Jawaani Jaaneman with Alaia Furniturewallah, playing his daughter and post that, also in Dil Bechara with Sushant Singh Rajput which is an official adaptation of a popular Hollywood movie Fault in Our Stars based on a book of the same name.
The third lead of the movie, Ali Fazal too has a great lineup for him in the coming years. First, he would feature in an again super famous Amazon Prime web series, Mirzapur 2 and will go on to star in movies like Prakash Raj’s Tadka which is a Hindi remake of a Malayalam blockbuster Salt N Pepper. He would also be seen in Sanjay Dutt’s Prassthanam.
Bhoot Police was supposed to be called Tantrik first but the name was changed later. It was also meant to feature Abhishek Bachchan but later was replaced by Saif Ali Khan. The movie would go on floors this year in August.