The ace comedian Kapil Sharma is not seen on small screen these days as he is busy with the shooting of film Firangi. He is the producer of this film which is scheduled for release on 24 November 2017. Firangi is a historical period drama film about the year 1920 directed by Rajeev Dhingra. The film stars Kapil Sharma, Monica Gill, and Ishita Dutta in lead roles while the comedian Raju Srivastav is in a special appearance.
Ishita Dutta has earlier played a role in the 2015 suspense thriller film Drishyam and the TV serial ‘Ek Ghar Banaunga’. Monica Gill is the winner of the title of Miss India Worldwide 2014 and she made her Punjabi Cinema debut in the film ‘Ambarsariya’ (2016).
Kapil Sharma made his Bollywood debut in 2015 with the Abbas Mustan’s directed film ‘Kis Kisko Pyaar Karoon’ that was liked by viewers. He has hosted several TV shows like Chhote Miyan, 60th Filmfare Awards, and the most popular ‘The Kapil Sharma Show’. He is the winner of ITA award in 2015 for Best Actor (Comedy) for the show ‘Comedy Nights with Kapil’.
Other casts of the film include Inaamulhaq, Maryam Zakaria, Aanjjan Srivastav, and Edward Sonnenblick.
The major part of the film has been shot in Punjab and Rajasthan. The first poster of the film was released on 12 October and the second poster has also been released on 23 October. Kapil is seen kicking Firangi in the first look of the film while in the second poster Kapil is sitting very comfortably in an open vintage car whose driver is Firangi.
The trailer of Firangi is released on 24 October.
According to the inside the sources, the story of the film is about the village boy, played by Kapil Sharma who falls in love with the NRI Girl, as played by Ishita Dutta. It has been also unveiled out that famous Indian American actress and model, Monica Gill will also be making her surprise short appearance in the film. There are 50% chances that Tamannah Bhatia will be the part of this film and if she does then she will be held in the supporting role.