New Delhi: The title and cast of the much-awaited Karan Johar film that was to star Sridevi has finally been revealed. The Dharma Productions film is titled 'Kalank' and will be directed by Abhishek Varman.
The impressive star-studded cast includes Madhuri Dixit, Sanjay Dutt, Alia Bhatt, Varun Dhawan, Aditya Roy Kapur and Sonakshi Sinha. However, fans will surely miss Sridevi as she was supposed to be part of Karan Johar's mega project as the protagonist.
But after he untimely demise, Madhuri Dixit was roped in for the role.
Karan revealed that the epic drama will release in April next year. "Proud and excited to announce our epic drama Kalank. Releasing April 19th, 2019. Directed by Abhishek Varman. Starring Madhuri Dixit, Sonakshi Sinha, Alia Bhatt, Varun Dhawan, Aditya Roy Kapur and Sanjay Dutt."
Kalank will be co-produced by Fox Star Studios, Sajid Nadiadwala and Apoorva Mehta. Some more details about the film were revealed by Taran Adarsh:
This is what Sridevi's daughters Janhvi and Khushi had said about the film: "Abhishek Varman's next film was very close to mom's heart... Dad, Khushi and I are thankful to Madhuri ji for now being a part of this beautiful film," Janhvi had Instagrammed.
Kalank is slated to release on April 19 next year.