The release date of Phillauri, singer/actor Diljit Dosanjh’s second Bollywood movie was announced yesterday by Anushka Sharma and Diljit Dosanjh on Twitter.
Shot extensively in Punjab, the film features Diljit Dosanjh, Suraj Sharma, Mehreen Pirzada and Anushka in key roles. The releaes date of Phillauri is March 24, 2017.
Guyssssss… Phillauri Ki release date : March 24, 2017! Likh ke Rakho abhi se… Bohot maza aney wala hai… 😉 #Phillauri
— Anushka Sharma (@AnushkaSharma) November 18, 2016
Co-produced by Fox Star Studios and Clean Slate Films — Anushka’s production banner with brother Karnesh Sharma — Phillauri is a fun-filled romantic Hindi film set in a small town of Punjab, Phillaur. Directed by debutant Anshai Lal and written by Anvita Dutt, the film’s shoot had begun on Baisakhi earlier this year and the shooting wrapped in June.
According to reports, the film will see Anushka Sharma playing the role of a ‘ghost’ while Diljit will be a rockstar.
Clean Slate Films has previously produced “NH10”, which starred Neil Bhoopalam and Anushka. This is going to be Diljit Dosanjh’s second Punjabi film after critically acclaimed, Udta Punjab.