David Dhawan to direct son Varun in `Kandireega` remake
New Delhi: Ekta Kapoor is bringing father-son duo David Dhawan and Varun together for a new project - the Hindi remake of Telugu hit ‘Kandireega’.
"I am doing a film with Balaji Motion Pictures, for which work has already begun," Varun told reporters, without revealing any more about the project.
A teaser of the new movie was floated online Monday. It featured an actor with back to the camera, and holding a poster reading: "Mafia Don Kidnaps Girl!".
"The film is a remake of Telugu film `Kandireega`," Girish Johar, head of acquisition and distribution, Balaji Motion Pictures, told reporters.
"We are remaking it with Varun under his father`s shadow," added Johar.
Varun made his Bollywood debut in Karan Johar`s "Student Of The Year", released in 2012. He earned rave reviews for his fluid expressions and flexible dancing ability.