Aditya Chopra’s Yash Raj Films has embarked on an exciting project, signing director Shiv Rawail for its inaugural female-led spy film. This action-packed venture features Bollywood stars Alia Bhatt and Sharvari as super agents, marking a significant addition to the YRF Spy Universe.
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Shiv Rawail Takes the Helm
Shiv Rawail, renowned for his directorial debut with the Netflix series “The Railway Men,” has been entrusted with the direction of this groundbreaking spy film. The untitled project is scheduled to commence filming in the second half of 2024, with Shiv already immersed in the preparation process.
From Assistant Director to Digital Debut
Shiv Rawail’s journey with Aditya Chopra began as an assistant director on various YRF productions. Having made a successful digital debut with “The Railway Men” in November 2023, Rawail’s expertise and potential have caught the attention of Aditya Chopra, leading to this collaboration.
Aditya Chopra’s Confidence in Shiv Rawail
Aditya Chopra expressed his confidence in Shiv Rawail, stating that Rawail is the perfect director for this young, female-led action entertainer in the YRF Spy Universe. The film aims to bring a fresh and captivating flavor to the existing universe, with Aditya Chopra and Shiv Rawail solidifying their partnership after prolonged discussions.
An Ambitious Project for YRF Spy Universe
The upcoming spy saga, starring Alia Bhatt and Sharvari, is a pivotal installment in the YRF Spy Universe. Aditya Chopra envisions the film as a major theatrical attraction, promising surprises and a unique narrative to captivate the audience.
YRF Spy Universe Evolution
The YRF Spy Universe, initiated in 2012 with “Ek Tha Tiger,” has seen continued success with films like “Tiger Zinda Hai,” “War,” “Pathaan,” and “Tiger 3.” The upcoming releases include “War 2” featuring Hrithik Roshan and NTR Jr, followed by the highly anticipated Alia Bhatt and Sharvari film, showcasing YRF’s commitment to pushing creative boundaries in the spy genre.