The sources have revealed that Jacqueline and Sushant have started shooting for the movie already. The movie will be the first film of the series, Drive, directed by Tarun Mansukhani. Karan Johar made it official by tweeting it on Twitter being the Producer of the movie. He tweeted the confirmation along with the back shot of the lead pair standing beside a high-end sports car.
He wrote, “”The FRANCHISE FUN begins….DRIVE directed by @Tarunmansukhani starring @itsSSR and @Asli_Jacqueline starts today!! The first of the series!”
Mansukhani, whose last directorial venture was 2008 film "Dostana," also expressed his excitement on the project. "7 years 345 days later... I am back on set," he wrote. To which Johar, 44, replied, "It's cool Tarun!! Fast cars will more than make up for it!" Sushant, also retweeted the photo shared by the "Ae Dil Hai Mushkil" director.
Bollywood fans can expect a high-voltage action series with Sushant Singh Rajput and Jacqueline Fernandez in the lead roles. So, be ready for a desi version of Fast and Furious!
Sushant has given many his phenomenal performances in Kai Po Che, Byomkesh Bakshi and Dhoni: An Untold Story. Jacqueline has been up for a couple of projects as well. She also judged the dance reality show, Jhalak Dikhla Jaa back in 2016.
(With PTI Input)