Finally Dinesh Vijan is set to direct 'Raabta' starring Alia Bhatt and Sushant Singh Rajput in lead roles. Film will be a out and out love story spanning two different eras. Earlier Dinesh was planning to direct a film starring Saif Ali Khan and Parineeti Chopra in lead role. But due to unknown reasons thing didn't fall in place for the film. Now he is all set to shoot his next directorial venture.
It will be first time we will see a fresh pairing of Alia and Sushant in big screen. Both are having good time at box office in recently. Alia Bhatt is touted as next big thing in Bollywood, whereas Sushant has good line up of films in 2015 and 2016.
Scripting stage of 'Raabta' is over. Shooting of film will start in July-August 2015. It is also reported that film might be jointly directed by Homi Adajania and Dinesh Vijan. Film is tentatively set for release in early 2016, although release date is not confirmed right now.