Shraddha Kapoor will soon begin to start shooting Rock On!! 2: It has been confirmed to go on floors in August 2015. The producer of the movie, Ritesh Sidhwani also confirmed that the sequel to Rock On!! will be released in August next year.
Talking to reporters at HT Delhi’s Most Stylish Awards 2015, Sidhwani said: “Rock On!! 2′ starts at the end of August and the film will release next August.”
Rock On!! 2 will feature Farhan Akhtar, Arjun Rampal, Prachi Desai and Shraddha Kapoor in leading roles.
Previously Alia Bhatt was considered for the role but pulled out the project citing date issues. Producers wanted an actress who could sing therefore Bhatt and Kapoor were reasonable choices for the role. After Bhatt opting out, Kapoor was signed for the role.
Confirming the news, Shraddha said: “I am extremely excited to be a part of Rock On!! 2. I am a big fan of the first part and and love the character I am playing in the sequel. It is a role that involves singing and live performances and that very few roles give you a chance to do.”
Rock On!! 2 will be directed by debutante director Shujaat Saudagar and will be produced by Farhan Akhtar and Ritesh Sidhwani.