After wrapping up the ankle, Ayushmann Khurrana has started working as a co-star of his upcoming campus comedy Doctor G, Rakul Preet Singh. The actor took to Instagram on Monday to share with fans that he and Rakul have started script reading sessions for the film, which will be directed by Anurag Kashyap, sister of filmmaker Anurag Kashyap.
The film, written by Jungle Pictures, is written by Anubhuti, Sumit Saxena, Saurabh Bhat and Vishal Wagh. Ayushmann first shared a picture of Doctorji’s tied script, a highlighter and some pens on Instagram and wrote, “And it starts!” Both the leading stars play the role of doctors in the film. Instagram Story shared her character’s name: Uday Gupta.
Later in the evening, Ayushmann shared a selfie with Rakul, where he is seen holding copies of the script. “The reading has started. Filming will be done later this month. #DoctorG, “Ayushmann wrote captioning the picture.
Doctor Ji marked Ayushmann Khurrana’s third collaboration with Junglee Pictures after Badshah Ho and Bareilly Ki Barfi. Announcing the film last December, Ayushmann said in a statement that he fell in love with the Doctorji script as it was super fresh.
“This is a very unique and innovative concept that will make you laugh and also tickle you. I am excited to donate a doctor’s coat for the first time in my career and in the process will also send a message that will hopefully speak directly to your heart, ”the actor said at the time.