Vastavam web: Shahid Kapoor, who was disappointed with his recent offering Batti Gul Meter Chalu, has shifted his focus to his next project, a Hindi remake of the Telugu hit film Arjun Reddy. Now according to the latest update, the movie has been titled as Kabir Singh. Now Padmavaat star Shahid Kapoor is not Arjun Reddy, he is Kabir Singh.
Shahid Kapoor as Kabir Singh, will be seen playing the role of a young medico, struggling with alcohol and drug addiction, abusing everything from morphine to cocaine. Shahid Kapoor, who is known for getting under the skin of a character, has been prepping for his role since the last two months. He has grown his hair and beard.
Kiara Advani, who made her debut with Superstar Mahesh Babu starrer Political drama Bharat Ane Nenu in the direction of Koratala Siva, is on the board to play the love interest of Shahid Kapoor. Lust beauty Kiara Advani is expected to join the sets of Kabir Reddy in the first week of November. The team is planning to move to Delhi in December-January.