Adding to the list of all the 2014 releases is the upcoming film ‘2 States’, which is a screen adaptation of the book written by author Chetan Bhagat with the same name. The book is based on the author’s real life love story, which he has beautifully put down in the way of a story. The story touched the heart of producer Sajid Nadiadwala convincing him to buy the rights for it. He decided to make it into a film along with producer Karan Johar. Therefore, 2 States is a movie co-produced by both of them along with the fresh direction of debutant Abhishek Varman. Actors Alia Bhatt and Arjun Kapoor are playing the leads in this film, which is more on the romantic side. It is all about falling in love with a person, who does belong to your caste and the efforts put to convince each other’s parents for an inter-caste marriage.
Arjun Kapoor and Alia Bhatt were recently caught by the shutterbugs at a cafe during the shoot of this Sajid Nadiadwala-Karan Johar co-produced 2 States. Actually, the two were in the middle of a shot and not on a date. They looked very different from what they usually look. Describing about their avatars a source said, “While Alia was looking cute in her desi style, wearing white and pink suit with silver bangles in her hand, Arjun was looking completely different from his previous movie and was spotted wearing spectacles and carrying books in his hand.” Although, this look suited the two respectively, the shoot for the film has been wrapped up already. Arjun will be seen as Krish Malhotra, a north Indian guy, on the other hand Alia will be seen as the typical south Indian girl named Ananya Swaminathan. The story is about their love and the rocky road to marriage.
This romantically dealt 2 States, which has been co-produced by Sajid Nadiadwala and Karan Johar releases on 18th April 2014!