Karan Johar’s Dhadak is all set to hit the screens tomorrow (July 20). Janhvi Kapoor and Ishaan Khatter-starrer has been making headlines since the project was announced.

Here are 5 reasons to watch the romantic film this weekend:

Sridevi’s daughter Janhvi Kapoor’s Bollywood debut

Janhvi Kapoor 

Janhvi’s mother late Sridevi has been ruling the hearts of people with her charm and now her daughter is gearing for her a career in acting. The young kid looks promising and she might shine in her debut film.

Ishaan Khatter’s charm and energy

Ishaan Khatter 

Ishaan Khatter made his debut with Majid Majidi’s Beyond the Clouds, and impressed audiences and critics with his impressive acting skills. And, now, as he is gearing for another release, we will see him in a new avatar.

Adaption of Marathi film Sairat



The Marathi film Sairat revolves around a poor boy falling in love with a rich girl and caste system plays up the strong backdrop. Dhadak is a love story with a strong message.

 Shashank Khaitan’s directional

Janhvi Kapoor, Ishaan Khatter, Dhadak, Shashank Khaitan 

Dhadak is directed by Shashank who has done films like Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania and Badrinath Ki Dulhania which starred Alia Bhatt and Varun Dhawan.

Song choice

Dhadak Title Track


The music is composed by Ajay-Atul who composed the music of Sairat. The title track and Pehli Baar are soulful tracks that connect well with the audiences. Zingaat is a full power song with amazing dance steps.