Karan’s ‘Student of the Year’ goes for ‘Shuddhi’


Mumbai:Filmmaker Karan Johar has roped in his “Student of the Year” stars Varun Dhawan and Alia Bhatt for his ambitious project “Shuddhi”, which earlier had Salman Khan in the lead.The film, which will be directed by Karan Malhotra of “Agneepath” fame, has undergone many changes in the lead until Varun and Alia were signed for it.The film first had Kareena Kapoor Khan and Hrithik Roshan as the lead pairs. But the project derailed due to Hrithik’s health issues, which forced Kareena to walk out of it.

Then Salman signed on the dotted lines to play the lead role in “Shuddhi” with his leading lady was undecided.But Khan also oped out of the venture. Shuddhi is slated to hit the cinemas next year in Diwali