Actress Vicky Kaushal and director Karan Johar have announced the direct release of their first project together. Govinda Naam Mera. The duo appeared in a fun video where Karan is seen sending the film’s script to Vicky, who is confused about what kind of film it is where the protagonist’s life is a mess.
The hilarious video starts with KJo calling Vicky a “firecracker entertainer.” But he immediately takes a look at the actor because he always plays intense characters like that of a freedom fighter or a commando on screen. He says, “Dukh tera khatam hi nahi hota (Your pain never ends).” Vicky tries to defend himself by saying that there is a range in the roles he has played so far. But Karan is convinced that Vicky should try to do something.masaledaar‘. He tells the actor:Masaale mein bhi range haiI want to see #FunVicky.”
Karan then tells a story which is probably her plot Govinda Naam Mera. “There is a character called Govinda,” Karan begins. But he is interrupted by an excited Vicky who asks him: “Biopic? Govinda? Chi Chi;” Karan calms him down and says:Chee Chee, biopic kaun banata hai? It happened like this now.” He then continues his narrative.
According to Karan, Govinda Naam Mera is the story of a man named Govinda who dances behind the background dancers. He has a lot of debt and someone is going to foreclose on his house. His wife is having an affair and also beats him a lot. But the only good thing in Govinda’s life is his girlfriend, with whom he begins to fall in love Bombay rains.
After the narration, Vicky seems unconvinced about the film and tries to avoid her role in it by telling Karan that he is busy for the next few months. But KJo gives him the option to choose between Govinda Naam Mera and Student of the Year 3. Vicky’s expressions on hearing his choice are hilarious.
Sharing the video, Karan Johar wrote on Instagram, “Ladies and gentlemen, @vickykaushal09 seems to have chosen…#FunVicky! Buckle up, you don’t want to miss this ride!🍿.”
Govinda Naam Mera stars Bhumi Pednekar as Vicky’s husband and Kiara Advani as his friend. The character posters of all three leads were shared last year. The film, which will air on Disney Plus Hotstar, has been written and directed by Shashank Khaitan. The makers had earlier planned to release the film in theaters on June 10, 2022. They are yet to announce the new release date.
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