Bollywood’s lover boy, the fun-loving Kartik Aaryan is all set to play a serious role of a pilot. The actor has boarded Hansal Mehta’s next directorial titled ‘Captain India’. Produced by RSVP and Baweja Studios, the film will reportedly revolve around ‘one of the most successful rescue operations in Indian history’.
Kartik took to his social media handles to make the announcement and share his first look from ‘Captain India’. The actor was neatly dressed as a pilot with his face hidden behind the captain’s cap.
“When a man goes beyond the call of duty. With great pride and honour, we bring to you #CaptainIndia,” he wrote as the caption for the post.
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In a statement about working with the film, the actor shared, “‘Captain India’ is inspiring and thrilling in equal measure and it gives me great pride and honour to be a part of such a historic chapter of our country. I have immense respect for Hansal Sir’s body of work and this was the perfect opportunity to collaborate with him.”
The film is inspired by one of India’s successful rescue missions from a war-torn country. The film will see Kartik play the role of a pilot who leads the operation and displays exemplary bravery and courage.