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Amitabh Bachchan and Ayushmann Khurrana team up for Shoojit Sircar's new film 'Gulabo Sitabo'

Ayushmann Khurrana will be teaming up with Big B for Shoojit Sircar's next. Photograph:( Twitter )

WION Web Team New Delhi, Delhi, India May 15, 2019, 11.14 AM (IST)

Shoojit Sircar's biggest hits have been with these two actors and now the filmmaker has cast Ayushmann Khurrana and Amitabh Bachchan in his new comedy. 'Gulabo Sitabo'. The two actors will be sharing screen space for the first time in Sircar's film which has been written by Juhi Chaturvedi- who wrote 'Piku' and 'Vicky Donor'. 

The news was confirmed by trade analyst, Taran Adarsh on Wednesday via Twitter."IT`S OFFICIAL... Amitabh Bachchan and Ayushmann Khurrana team up for the first time... Shoojit Sircar to direct quirky family comedy Gulabo Sitabo... Written by Juhi Chatturvedi... Produced by Ronnie Lahiri and Sheel Kumar... Nov 2019 release," Adarsh tweeted.

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Along with the tweet, Taran also shared two images, one featuring Ayushmann with Shoojit while the second image features Sircar with Big B and two other team members.

The quirky family comedy will be helmed by Sircar and produced by Ronnie Lahiri with Sheel Kumar. The film is scheduled to hit the screens in November 2019.

Both 'Piku' and 'Vicky Donor' were well received. While 'Piku' was a story of a daughter and her father, 'Vicky Donor' narrated the story of a sperm donor. Incidentally, it marked the debut of both Khurrana and Yami Gautam. 

Big B is also working with Emraan Hashmi in Rumi Jaffery's mystery thriller 'Chehre'. Meanwhile, Ayushmann is also buckling up for his upcoming film `Shubh Mangal Zyada Saavdhan` which is the sequel to the 2017 blockbuster `Shubh Mangal Savdhan`. 

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Shoojit Sircar's biggest hits with these two actors and now the filmmaker has cat Ayushmann Khurrana and Amitabh Bachchan in his new comedy.