Set in the pre-independence era of 1940s, Kalank boasts of huge sets and picturesque locations.
From the trailer, Alia Bhatt’s Roop is in love with Varun Dhawan’s Zafar but ends up getting married to Aditya Roy Kapur’s Dev Chaudhry due to one wrong decision on her part.
The trailer begins with the voice of the Raazi actor saying, “mere gusse me liye gaye ek faisle ne hum sabki zindagi barbad kardi (my one decision, taken in rage, has destroyed the lives of all of us).
Something that has caught everyone’s attention is the new addition to the stellar star cast. It is Kunal Kemmu who is the new addition to the star cast in an intense role.
The film boasts of some well-choreographed action scenes overlooked by stunt director Sham Kaushal. Varun has himself performed his stunts and claims to be have stretched his limits for the role of Zafar. The actor can also be seen engaged in a bull-fighting scene in an arena bustling with a huge crowd.
Watch the trailer here
The makers had earlier revealed several stills from the film to raise the interest of the viewers. Two dance numbers from the film: Ghar More Pardesiya featuring Alia and Madhuri and First Class featuring Varun and Kiara Advani are already ruling the music charts.
Kalank is Karan Johar’s late father Yash Johar’s dream project and is said to have been conceptualised several years ago. The film unites Sanjay Dutt and Madhuri Dixit on screen after almost two decades.
It is Varun and Alia’s fourth film together after they made their joint debut with Karan’s ‘Student of the Year’ in 2012.
Directed by Abhishek Varman, the film is set to hit theatres on April 17.