The director and KJo were reportedly ‘impressed’ with Vedang’s performance in his debut film. After watching the rushes of the film, the duo were convinced that he would fit the bill.
While Alia has been busy with her promotional work for Rocky Aur Rani Kii Prem Kahaani, work on the project will begin in August with several script-reading sessions. The two actors will also have to train hard for the action scenes in the film that is reportedly centred around a prison break.
Vedang, will be seen on-screen for the first time in the Zoya Akhtar film ‘The Archies’, which is slated for an OTT release. The film also marks the debut of Suhana Khan, Khushi Kapoor and Agastya Nanda.
Come August 11, Alia will make her Hollywood debut in the movie Heart of Stone alongside Gal Gadot and Jamie Dornan. She will also play the first female lead in YRF’s spy universe. Rumours are rife that the actress is among the frontrunners to play the lead in Nitesh Tiwari‘s Ramayana alongside her husband, Ranbir Kapoor.