After the 2016 feature film, Ae Dil Hai Mushkil starring Ranbir Kapoor, Aishwarya Rai, and Anushka Sharma in the lead roles, reputed Bollywood filmmaker Karan Johar is returning to the direction department with Rocky Aur Rani Ki Prem Kahani. Starring Ranveer Singh and Alia Bhatt in the lead pair, RARKPK also has Dharmendra, Jaya Bachchan, and Shabana Azmi in key roles.
Revealing the release date details of Rocky Aur Rani Ki Prem Kahani, Karan Johar a couple of days back took to Instagram and announced that the film will be hitting the silver screens on April 28, 2023. In his Instagram post, Karan Johar wrote:” After 7 years, it’s time for me to return to my first home – the cinemas. I had the absolute honour of working with not one, but many illustrious actors on the set of my film. The familial nostalgic feeling of an ensemble cast, creating music that captivates the hearts and a story that runs deep to the roots of our family traditions. It’s that time again -to huddle with your family and friends, buy the popcorn and witness just sheer love & entertainment unfold on the big screen. We’re overwhelmed and impatiently excited to finally inform… Rocky Aur Rani Ki Prem Kahani in cinemas on 28th April 2023.”
Rocky Aur Rani Ki Prem Kahini marks the reunion of Ranveer Singh and Alia Bhatt after Zoya Akhtar’s Gully Boy. It is widely known that after witnessing so much negativity from Netizens for encouraging nepotism and nep-kids, Karan Johar left Twitter and deactivated his verified account.