Actor Aditya Roy Kaput and Tara Sutaria who were supposed to team up in the Mohit Suri's 'Ek Villian 2' will now work together in Ahmed Khan Production's next film. According to reports Malang star, Aditya Roy Kapur has signed the film that has reportedly been titled 'Om'.
According to a source quoted in Bollywood Hungama, "It's an action-packed film with a strong undercurrent of romance and the makers are all set to take it on floors around November. The recce and pre-production work is in progress right now, and Adi plays the titular character of Om in the film".
As per the report, Ahmed Khan was himself wanted to direct the film but due to his Heropanti 2 commitment with Tiger Shroff in lead, he has decided to bankroll 'Om' instead of directing it which will go on floors around Diwali this year.
Talking about the leading lady, the source confirmed that Tara Sutaria has liked the script and all set to pair with Aditya Roy Kapur in this action entertainer. "The leading lady is Tara Sutaria. She was to work with Adi in Ek Villain 2, however, after Adi's exit, the pair couldn't be explored there. But the makers of Om felt that Adi and Tara would bring forward a fresh dynamic in the story".
As reported earlier, the audience was excited and looking forward to seeing the fresh pairing of Aditya and Tara in Mohit Suri's 'Ek Villain 2'. However, even before the project would mount the shooting floor, Kapur opt-out of the much-publicized film citing creative differences.
On the other hand, Tara Sutaria who was last seen in Marjaavaan (2019), will next star in Nadiadwala Grandson Entertainment's 'Tadap' that is an official remake of superhit Telugu film RX100. After that, she will be seen in 'Ek Villain 2' opposite Arjun Kapoor. John Abraham and Disha Patani will also play lead characters in the film.