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Aditya Chopra's next directorial, Befikre will be a youthful love story sans Shah Rukh Khan?

Himesh Mankad | Updated on: 13 February 2017, 5:01 IST

On the eve of legendary director Yash Chopra's 83rd birth anniversary, Yash Raj Film's took to Twitter to announce Aditya Chopra's next directorial - Befikre - Those who date to love.

The film marks the return of Aditya Chopra to direction seven years after Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi starring Shah Rukh Khan. Befikre is a romantic comedy which Aditya Chopra considers to be the most risky project that will be made under the YRF banner to date.

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The director worked on the script of Befikre side by side his most ambitious project till date, which is rumoured to star Shah Rukh Khan. The youthful love story is expected to go on floors soon and the cast will be announced around the same time. The official Twitter handle of Yash Raj Films announced Befikre in an innovative manner by establishing an imaginary conversation between Aditya Chopra and his father, late Yash Chopra.


Aditya Chopra is ready with another script, which will go on floors in the last quarter of 2016. Earlier, Shah Rukh Khan, in an interview with dna, had confirmed that he is in talks with Aditya Chopra and might start shooting for the film after his knee surgery next year.

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Connecting the dots, we are pretty confident that post Befikre, we will get to see the actor-director duo behind successful films like Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge, Mohabbatein and Rab Ne Bada Di Jodi back with a bang.

First published: 27 September 2015, 11:48 IST
Himesh Mankad @himeshmankad

Himesh Mankad is an entertainment journalist who has a B.Com degree from Narsee Monjee College, Mumbai. He prefers covering Bollywood and loves good stories and music. When not watching movies, he can be found on a cricket field strutting his stuff.