Agneepath director Karan Malhotra, who made the announcement of his next film last week, has clarified that ‘Shuddhi’ is NOT based on Amish Tripati’s Immortals Of Meluha.
“For all who are asking and want to know! SHUDDHI is not an adaptation of Immortals of Meluha!” the director tweeted.
“SHUDDHI is an original story and screenplay written by my wife Ekta Pathak Malhotra and myself” Malhotra later added.
Produced by Karan Johar’s Dharma Productions, Shuddhi is a love story starring Hrithik Roshan. While the leading lady is yet to be finalised, the two Karan’s have blocked the Diwali 2014 weekend.
Shuddhi is likely to release on 23rd October 2014, the shooting will begin in the first half of the year.