Junglee Pictures has had an excellent track record of producing good content Box office hits starting from Talvar, Bareilly Ki Barfi, Raazi, and Badhaai Ho. The film is written by Suman Adhikary and writer of Badhaai Ho Akshat Ghidial and helmed by Harshavardhan Kulkarni director of Hunterrr, Badhaai Do will go on floors in January and more details will drop soon!
After the success of National Award-winning blockbuster Badhaai Ho which marks its second anniversary today, Junglee Pictures is all set to bring another family entertainer titled, Badhaai Do starring National award-winning actor Rajkummar Rao and the acting powerhouse Bhumi Pednekar. Badhaai Do will be Rajkummar’s second film with Junglee Pictures after his successful film, Bareilly Ki Barfi.
Badhaai Ho the family entertainer went on to mint more than 100 crores at the box office. Rajkummar Rao, who would be seen in a totally different avatar in this one, shares, “I am happy things are picking pace and the wheel is moving again. Badhaai Do is a special film for me. I am glad to take up this nuanced character who has layers of conflicts to resolve in and around him. As far as preparations are concerned, I have my own process of preparing a character, and also this time it is the setting of this character in Badhaai Do that makes it unique. The audience is in for a surprise, which will unfold with time. I am happy to reconnect with the audience on the special occasion of Badhaai Ho anniversary, the film was an absolute delight and one of my most favourites.”
Elaborating on his love for the Badhaai Ho franchise, the actor continues, “Badhaai Ho is a very special film and the whole team together made a beautiful film which was loved by everyone around the world. Though the setting of our film and the story is very different from Badhaai Ho the unique story and these entertaining characters will be so much fun for the audiences to watch.”
Actress Bhumi Pednekar adds, “I have played many different roles previously in my films but my character in Badhaai Do is truly special. I loved the script since the first narration as the subject is very relevant and is packaged in the most entertaining way. Since this is the first time I will be working with Rajkummar, I am super excited as we begin our shoot soon. Badhaai Ho has been one of my favorites and it feels amazing to take this franchise forward.”