While the film announcement created a buzz among the fans, it also garnered special attention from Ranbir’s mother Neetu Kapoor.She took to Instagram to share her enthusiasm and wrote, “LOVE & WAR! Raha’s parents ❤️❤️ you both make me so proud with my all-time favorite filmmaker #SANJAYLEELABHANSALI. Can’t wait to see your magic #VickyKaushal.”
The film has set its theatrical release for Christmas 2025. It marks Ranbir and Alia’s second collaboration with Bhansali. While Ranbir made his debut with the director’s Saawariya, Alia teamed up with Bhansali in Gangubai Kathiawadi.
Ranbir Kapoor-Alia Bhatt, Vicky Kaushal-Katrina Kaif head to Ayodhya ahead of Ram Mandir inauguration
With this Bhansali has pulled off a casting coup that has never been seen together before.
The announcement comes almost 2 months after Ranbir’s Animal and Vicky’s Sam Bahadur clashed their swords at the box-office. The two have earlier worked together in Sanju and the streaming film Love Per Square Foot.