Shahid Kapoor is all set to go back to Punjab for his next film titled 'Udta Punjab', He had shot there for one of his best films till date, which is, Jab We Met. The character of Aditya Kashyap in the Imtiaz Ali-directed film is one of Shahid's most loved and appreciated roles ever.
Certain portions of Jab We Met were shot in the cities of Chandigarh and Patiala in Punjab and the crew of his next are currently doing a recce in the state for shooting locations. Jab We Met was special to Shahid and he feels thankful to Imtiaz Ali for the experience. Therefore, he too has been in touch the team scouting the locations. Also, both films are very different from each other with only the location being the connecting factor.
Shahid is currently attending workshops for the film. He has extensively been reading the script and in fact also admitted on a social networking site on how this would be one of his toughest roles ever. His last performance in the movie Haider has earned him awards and accolades all over.
Shahid has very interesting projects in hand. While he has finished shooting for Shaandar with Vikas Bahl, Udta Pubjab will go on floors in mid March.
He will also be shooting for Farzi and Maghadeera later this year.