In an interview with Times of India, Bhardwaj said, “I think Deepika is one the finest actresses that we have in the country. She is combination of superstar and good actor. It’s a rare combination that a performer is a superstar and at the same time has great acting abilities. Deepika is one of them.” Deepika will be working with Bhardwaj for the first time. Shooting for the film after she completes Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s Padmavati.
The film will be directed by Honey Trehan, a casting director and assistant director known for Omkara and Udta Punjab. Bhardwaj is also excited to be producing Trehan’s first film with such a “fabulous cast.”