'Motichoor Chaknachoor' an upcoming wedding comedy starring the fresh pair of Nawazuddin Siddiqui and Athiya Shetty went on floors today. A source close to the film team reveals, "Athiya and Nawaz begin shooting for the film from today. A major portion of it is set in Bhopal and will be shot there. The film is basically about wedding and relationships."
This comedy fare marks popular TV director Debamitra Hassan's debut foray into feature films. It is expected to be wrapped up by the end of this year or early next year. As per the reports, Athiya will be seen playing a small-town North Indian woman, and she has undergone rigorous training under a language coach to perfect her dialect and accent for the role.
The 25-year old made her debut with the 2015 film 'Hero' and then featured in the ensemble cast of 'Mubarakan' has yet to make her mark in Bollywood. Perhaps 'Motichoor Chaknachoor' will surely excel her career with the likes of the critically acclaimed actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui. The film's release date is not yet announced.
Moreover, Nawaz was last seen in 'Manto' a biopic on famous Urdu writer Saadat Hasan Manto and the overview of his acclaimed dark stories.