Rhea Kapoor and Sumeet Vyas Photograph:( WION Web Team )
Actor Sumeet Vyas, who has got his major Bollywood break with Veere Di Wedding, where he is paired opposite Kareena Kapoor Khan, has to thank producer Rhea Kapoor for it.
If sources are to be believed Sumeet bagged the role all thanks to Rhea Kapoor. The other members of the production team were looking for an actor who could play the part opposite Kareena, that's when Rhea recommended Sumeet's name. After brief discussions amongst the producers, it was decided unanimously that Sumeet was the apt choice to play the part.
He will be seen romancing Kareena Kapoor Khan in his upcoming film. As per the promo of the film, Sumeet's character looks very promising as he will be seen playing the would-be husband to Kareena. The film is starring four girls Sonam Kapoor, Kareena Kapoor Khan, Swara Bhasker and Shikha Talsania as the main lead, whereas Sumeet Vyas will be seen in a pivotal role.
Sumeet gained popularity with his role as Mikesh in the popular web series Permanent Roommates and has been seen doing a number of supporting roles in Bollywood so far. He was also seen in Sridevi’s English Vinglish as Salman Khan, Sridevi’s classmate in her English tuitions.
Veere Di Wedding, directed by Shashanka Ghosh, is produced by Balaji Motion Pictures along with Sonam's younger sister Rhea Kapoor and actor Nikhil Dwivedi and is slated for release on 1st June 2018.