Sanjana Sanghi and Aditya Roy Kapur have begun the shooting of their next film, Om: The Battle Within. The actress took to social media to give a glimpse of Day 1 of the shoot. She shared several photos of herself with Aditya, the producers and the director from the set. In one of the photos, they are seen cutting a cake before beginning the shoot.
WHAT DID SANJANA SANGHI POST?
Sanjana Sanghi, who made her Bollywood debut with Sushant Singh Rajput’s Dil Bechara, has landed another film. She will be next seen in director Kapil Verma’s Om: The Battle Within opposite Aditya Roy Kapur. Today, the team commenced shooting of the film. Sanjana shared many photos from Day 1 of the shoot on Instagram. She wrote, “Our beautiful journey begins!! DAY 1 with the best @adityaroykapur. Most stoked for my next action-thriller Om:The Battle Within (sic).”
ADITYA ROY KAPUR SAYS JOURNEY BEGINS
Aditya Roy Kapur also took to social media to share the news. He shared a photo of a clap board with Om written on it. Sharing the photo, he wrote, “And the journey begins!! OM , my next film with @sanjanasanghi96. Produced by @zeestudiosofficial, @khan_ahmedasas and @shairaahmedkhan and directed by @itskapilverma (sic).”
WHEN WAS OM: THE BATTLE WITHIN ANNOUNCED?
On November 16, on Aditya Roy Kapur’s 35th birthday, the makers of Om: The Battle Within announced the film with the actor as the lead. Taran Adarsh took to his Twitter handle to post about the update. He wrote, “ADITYA ROY KAPUR IN #OM… On #AdityaRoyKapur’s birthday today, producers Zee Studios, Ahmed Khan and Shaira Khan announce new film starring the actor… Titled #Om – The Battle Within… Directed by Kapil Verma… The action entertainer starts this Dec… 2021 release (sic).”
ADITYA ROY KAPUR IN #OM… On #AdityaRoyKapur‘s birthday today, producers Zee Studios, Ahmed Khan and Shaira Khan announce new film starring the actor… Titled #Om – The Battle Within… Directed by Kapil Verma… The action entertainer starts this Dec… 2021 release. pic.twitter.com/Ez4mrww0zb
— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) November 16, 2020
A few days later, Sanjana Sanghi was brought on board Om: The Battle Within. Sanjana took to social media to share a video where she is seen practising a kick. She wrote, “KICKED. Humbled. And so grateful to finally be sharing with you all my excitement of being & becoming the incredibly inspiring Kavya, and embarking on my next journey of #Om – The Battle Within. With the best team! @adityaroykapur – LETS DO THIS! (sic).”
The film will be shot in three cities in India and one location abroad.
WHAT’S ON WORK FRONT?
Sanjana Sanghi was last seen in Dil Bechara, which was directed by Mukesh Chhabra. The film premiered on Disney+Hotstar on July 24. Aditya Roya Kapur, on the other hand, was last seen in Anurag Basu’s Ludo. In February this year, he also featured in Mohit Suri’s Malang, starring Disha Patani, Anil Kapoor and Kunal Kemmu. Aditya then appeared in Mahesh Bhatt’s comeback film Sadak 2. The film, which was supposed to release in theatres, was premiered on Disney+Hotstar as theatres remained closed due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. The film, however, received a tepid response from both the critics and the audience.