Sunny Kaushal, Nushrat Bharucha and Vijay Varma have been announced as part of an upcoming film, a love story set in Prayagraj (formerly Allahabad), titled Hurdang.

Film critic and trade analyst Taran Adarsh announced the news on social media.

Sunny is Vicky Kaushal’s brother. Shailesh R Singh who produced films like Tanu Weds Manu, Aligarh, Madaari among others will be producing the film.

The backdrop of the film is Prayagraj in the ’90s. Being touted as one of a kind love story, the movie will be directed by Nikhil Nagesh Bhatt. Sunny Kaushal and Nushrat Bharucha will play the lead pair while Gully Boy fame actor Vijay Varma will also play a pivotal role in the film.

Taran Adarsh wrote on Twitter: ” ANNOUNCEMENT… Sunny Kaushal, Nushrat Bharucha and Vijay Varma in #Hurdang… A love story set in #Prayagraj… Filming begins 1 July 2019… Directed by Nikhil Nagesh Bhatt… Produced by Shaailesh R Singh [#MentalHaiKya and #JabariyaJodi]”.


Vijay Varma also re-tweeted the producer’s post on Twitter and added ” Lets go back to the 90s…”


Meanwhile, Sunny Kaushal has just wrapped up the shoot for his upcoming film Bhangra Paa Le and Nushrat is working on Hansal Mehta’s Turram Khan opposite Rajkummar Rao. She will also be seen in another upcoming project, Dream Girl, opposite Ayushmann Khurrana.