BY ANUJ RADIA

Abhishek Varman’s directorial titled Kalank is getting bigger and bigger day-by-day, in terms of the cast.

The film has an ensemble cast of Alia Bhatt, Varun Dhawan, Sanjay Dutt, Madhuri Dixit, Aditya Roy Kapur and Sonakshi Sinha. Apart from them, the film also has Kriti Sanon and Kunal Kemmu in pivotal roles.

Now as per reports in Mumbai Mirror, television’s heartthrob Hiten Tejwani is all set to be a part of the period film. The actor will start shooting for the film by the end of the month in the city.

Talking about Hiten, a source stated to the leading tabloid, “Hiten’s character Ahmed shares screen space with Sanjay, Aditya and Alia. He is a trusted employee in a company owned by Sanjay’s character where he also interacts with Aditya and Alia. His portions are expected to wrap up by December.”

Before Kalank, Hiten had brief roles in the movies namely Joggers Park, Krishna Cottage, Anwar, Entertainment, Thoda Lutf Thoda Ishq, Love Games, Shorgul and Saansein.

Hiten has been a household name in the world of television for almost two decades. He acted in several Ekta Kapoor’s shows like Ghar Ek Mandir, Kutumb, Kabhii Sautan Kabhii Sahelii, Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi to name a few.

Kalank is produced by Karan Johar under his home banner Dharma Productions and the film went on floor in the month of April this year. Alia and Varun are shooting for the film from the start while Sonakshi started the shoot from last Wednesday.

Kalank is all set to hit the screens on April 19, 2019.