The Night Manager director Sandeep Modi signs a two-film deal with Karan Johar!
Last week it was reported that Karan Johar has roped in Vasan Bala and Neeraj Ghaywan to direct a movie each under his banner, Dharma Productions. Vasan will be directing an action film while Neeraj will be in charge of an emotional human drama for the banner. Both movies are set to kickstart this year and are currently in the pre-production stage.
As per the latest info, Karan has signed a two-film deal with the director of Night Manager, Sandeep Modi. “Sandeep has been working on a script for the last two years and the things are now locked on paper with regards to the story. His next directorial is a big-budget action film for Dharma Production. While the script is more or less locked now, the film will enter the pre-production stage by summer this year, as the team is looking to mount a big action film,” revealed a source close to the development.
The source also revealed that the movies will kickstart by the end of this year. “It will be a big star-cast film and will proceed into the casting stage by this summer. The details about his second film with Dharma are not known yet, but he has already got an idea green-lit by Karan Johar,” the source added.