Shahid Kapoor recently completed the shooting schedule of Abhishek Chaubey's 'Udta Punjab'. The actor will be sporting a new look in this film which deals with substance abuse in Punjab. Alia Bhatt who plays his leading lady, essays the role of a Bihari labourer.
And now we hear that Shahid's younger brother Ishaan was working as an assistant director on the sets of 'Udta Punjab'. This is one of the best kept secrets of the film.
Being an assistant director is a great training ground for aspirants who want to make it big in B-town and 'Udta Punjab' is the ideal film for Ishaan to make his debut as an assistant director as it is an intense film with one of the best scripts.
Shahid and Ishaan are very close to each other and they must have had a superb time together on sets.
'Udta Punjab' revolves around drug abuse in Punjab. Shahid Kapoor and Alia Bhatt will be seen sharing screen space in this film. It also stars his former flame Kareena Kapoor Khan who will be romancing Punjabi actor, Diljit Dosanjh.
Directed by Abhishek Chaubey and produced by Phantom Films, the rights of the film have been acquired by Balaji Motion Pictures.