Meet the king of romantic comedy genre - Saif Ali Khan

Last Updated: Jun 22, 2012, 20:04 PM IST

Mumbai: Saif Ali Khan is back to doing romantic comedy with `Cocktail` and the film`s producer says the genre belongs to the actor as he has had the most success doing such films.

After hit films in genre like `Hum Tum`, `Salaam Namaste`, `Kal Ho Na Ho` and `Love Aaj Kal`, Saif is playing a happy-go-lucky Delhi guy who loves women in `Cocktail`. He won a national award for best actor for his role in `Hum Tum`.

"The romantic comedy genre belongs to Saif, he can do such films with ease as his comic timing is phenomenal. Saif and I both love this genre and we have worked together in `Love Aaj Kal` and now in `Cocktail`," producer Dinesh Vijan said.

The Homi Adajania-directed romantic comedy stars Saif, Deepika Padukone and debutante Diana Penty, besides Dimple Kapadia and Boman Irani.

Releasing on July 13, `Cocktail` is made under Saif`s banner Illuminati Films.

PTI