The film ‘Daawat-e-Ishq’ (2014), director Habib Faisal is ready to roll his next film project shortly. Over the last few month for numerous reasons project has arrive under the spotlight. Habib Faisal next project is going to role play by new actress Anya Singh from Delhi.
The story began with a little related to Nikkhil Advani’s Lucknow Central’ starring Farhan Akhtar and Kriti Sanon – about jail convict forming a rock band. Then, in the hold of Uri attacks, the production house was rumored that the leading man is going to dropped, Danyal Zafar (younger brother of Ali Zafar’s) following a ban on Pakistani artistes in India.
Last week the director Habib met with Ranbir Kapoor cousin, Aadar Jain (grandson of Raj Kapoor) will fill the project in place of Danyal’s. Now, the Delhi girl Anya Singh has signed as the female lead.
The casting director of YRF, Shanoo Sharma stated about backing the project, “Adi [Aditya Chopra, producer] always pushes me to go out and find new talent. When casting for this film, we were trying to get girls from Delhi, Chandigarh and other cities. Anya was the result of the hunt to find the next Ranveer Singh and Anushka Sharma. We wanted someone to come out of nowhere, lead regular lives and conquer the industry. Anya filled that spot for me. She came out of nowhere and landed a three-film deal with YRF.”
Shanoo stated about their meeting between Anya at a restaurant past two years ago; she said “A year later, I was sitting at a coffee shop and she walked in after a workout to grab a cuppa. We discussed everything she had been up to in the past year. That very day, I sent her to audition for the part, and two rounds later, she was selected. She is the kind of girl I would chat with at a pub, if I bumped into her.”
Shanoo said that Habib has shot down hundreds of applicant before Anya signs; she said “She gave a crackling audition. Habib sir said, ‘I am liking her, show me more.’ She is a bit of a child, but that’s what will work in favour of the film’s story.”