Hindustan Surkhiyan Desk:Last seen in Tamil film ‘Velaiilla Pattadhari 2‘ starring Dhanush in lead, Kajol’s upcoming Bollywood project is tentatively titled ‘Eela’ in which she plays a single mother to actor Riddhi Sen who has a National award in his name already.
The movie scheduled to release on September 14th is directed by Pradeep Sarkar and it’s produced by Kajol’s husband Ajay Devgn and Jayantilal Gada[PEN India Limited].
Kajol will reportedly plays an aspiring singer and actor Riddhi who was also seen in Sanjay Dutt, Aditi Rao Hydari starrer ‘Bhoomi’ will feature as her son.
Aditi Rao Hydari’s co-actor from ‘Bhoomi’, Riddhi Sen, to star in Kajol’s next, tentatively titled ‘Eela’.
Riddhi has also won a National Award for his 2017 Bengali film ‘Nagarkirtan’. Other than ‘Bhoomi’, he was also seen in ‘Kahaani’ and ‘Parched’.
Film critic and trade analyst, Taran Adarsh took to his Twitter account to confirm the news.
He wrote,“#NewsAlert: Kajol starrer tentatively titled #Eela… Co-stars Riddhi Sen as Kajol’s son… Directed by Pradeep Sarkar… Produced by Ajay Devgn and Jayantilal Gada [PEN]… 14 Sept 2018 release.”
‘Eela’ will be Kajol’s next Bollywood film 3 years after she starred opposite Shah Rukh Khan in ‘Dilwale’ in 2015. The film which also had Varun Dhawan and Kriti Sanon alongside Srk-Kajol didn’t get the expected response despite all the hype though.
With the initial details of ‘Eela’ it is almost confirmed that Kajol is playing the lead protagonist in it and it will be interesting to watch Kajol playing the single Mom in her next.