Actors Ranbir Kapoor, Alia Bhatt and director Ayan Mukerji have started the preparations of their upcoming film Brahmastra in Israel. The movie also features Amitabh Bachchan and is bankrolled by Karan Johar.
Karan took to Twitter to confirm that the shooting of the film starts next month.
"The new year begins with the prep of 'Brahmastra'... The countdown of the epic journey of our film begins! Filming commences in February 2018!
The new year begins with the prep of #BRAHMASTRA....the countdown of the epic journey of our film begins! Filming commences in February 2018! Ayan Mukerji helms this magical trilogy! @SrBachchan #ranbir @aliaa08 and an exciting ensemble! pic.twitter.com/pXraaH1425— Karan Johar (@karanjohar) January 2, 2018
"Ayan Mukerji helms this magical trilogy! @SrBachchan Ranbir @aliaa08 and an exciting ensemble!" the producer wrote, alongside the trio's picture in which the director and the actors can be sitting on a beach.
The film will see Ranbir playing a character with special powers.
Brahmastra is a trilogy, the first part of which will release on August 15, 2019.
On a related note, Ranbir was last seen in Jagga Jasoos. The film couldn’t do wonders at the box office whereas Alia’s Badrinath Ki Dulhania entered the coveted Rs 100 crore club.
(With PTI Inputs)