Thu, Oct 27, 2016 | updated 10:39 AM IST

Anil Kapoor to join nephew Arjun in 'Mubaraka'

Updated: Aug 27, 2016 12:39 IST
New Delhi [India], Aug. 27 (ANI): It has been confirmed that actor Anil Kapoor will join nephew Arjun Kapoor in the Anees Bazmee directorial venture 'Mubaraka.'

The 31-year-old 'Ishaaqzade' actor said he is looking forward to work with "Anil uncle" in the comic caper, reported Filmfare quoting a leading daily.

"Yes, I'm doing Mubaraka. This is the first time I'm saying this formally. I was waiting for the producer to make an announcement, but there have been too many speculations," said Arjun.

He went on to describe his uncle as an energetic, forever-young actor who's been an inspiration to youngsters both as a person and an actor.

Speculation is rife that like in a real life, the duo will play 'Chacha-bhatija' in the movie too.

Anil is presently busy with the second season of his superhit television serial '24', Arjun is shooting for Mohit Suri's 'Half Girlfriend.'

Based on Chetan Bhagat's novel, the actor will share screen space with Shraddha Kapoor for the first time in the movie. (ANI)