In the last few days, it’s been all about announcing release dates in Bollywood. Last week, Housefull 4 locked in ots release date, before that Salman has locked in on Eid 2019 with Bharat, Yesterday, After Akshay Kumar’s announced Padman’s release date to be 25th Janaury, 2018. And now adding to the list is yet another exciting project – October starring Varun Dhawan! The film helmed by Shoojit Sircar was to initially release on June 1st, 2018. But in a surprising turn of events, the actor has taken to social media to announce a new date – 13th April, 2018! As #October ends, it arrives earlier next year #OCTOBER13thapril. #octoberiscoming, states the actor on Instagram along with a poster of him running. He looks nervous, tensed, apprehensive – all at the same time. Interestingly, only yesterday news was floating around that 2.0 might release on April 13th, 2018, so we wonder, if October is going to take on Rajinikanth-Akshay Kumar’s sci-fo adventure? There is no official news, but the two might just be heading for an epic clash. Also Read; Revealed! The reason why Varun Dhawan’s October will star debutant, Banita Sandhu
Varun Dhawan- Shoojit’s collaboration is an interesting story. It was Varun Dhawan who made it happen as he went up to shoojit Sircar and expressed his desire to work him, revealed a source. It so happens, Shoojit was planning on making October and he decide to bring on Varun Dhawan on board who proved his acting abilities with his varied films choices. stated a source EXCLUSIVELY to Bollywoodlife. October will also star a debutant in the female lead role – Banita Sandhu, a model from Wales (UK). She has previously worked with Shoojit for a commercial. Earleir there were rumours that Deepika Padukone was to do the film. “It’s again an out-of-the-box kind of story. we started working on this film’s idea, which came from a small newspaper clipping, right before Piku (2015).” stated the director while speaking with a leading daily.