“Looks like real cricket.”
Janhvi Kapoor took to her Instagram handle on January 26, 2022, to share a series of photos from the sets of her upcoming film Mr and Mrs Mahi.
Karan Johar’s Dharma Productions announced the cricket-themed film in 2021.
Janhvi Kapoor will be seen in the film alongside her Roohi co-star Rajkummar Rao.
Posting the pictures, Janhvi wrote: “Cricket camp #MrandMrsMahi.”
In the first photo, Janhvi can be seen wearing a cricket helmet as she sports a determined expression.
In another picture, cricketer Dinesh Karthik and director Sharan Sharma can be seen playing cricket with presumably Janhvi.
Tagging Janhvi on a separate post, Sharan Sharma, who helmed Gunjan Saxena: The Kargil Girl, wrote:
“In pursuit of the perfect cover drive.”
In more photos from sets, Janhvi can also be seen hanging out with cricketers Abhishek Nayar, Vikrant Yeligati and others while enjoying a bonfire.
Actor Manav Vij commented on the photo: “Awesome and keep shining.”
One fan wrote, “Looks like real cricket.”
While another fan asked: “Where is Rajkummar Rao sir?”
Mr and Mrs Mahi will mark Rajkummar and Janhvi’s second collaboration after Roohi.
Janhvi took to her social media handles to announce the film in 2021.
The post was captioned: “Time to pad up – it’s going to be a journey of two hearts chasing a dream!
“Presenting #MrAndMrsMahi, coming to cinemas near you on 7th October 2022.”
Rajkummar also announced the film on his social media handles.
In his caption, the actor wrote: “Sometimes you can’t chase your dreams, alone!
“Excited for this partnership on the field with Janhvi Kapoor, directed by Sharan Sharma.
“See you in cinemas on 7th October 2022.”
The teaser shared by the actors revealed both their names in the film.
While Janhvi will play the role of Mahima, Rajkummar will be seen as a character named Mahendra.
Apart from Mr and Mrs Mahi, Janhvi will be seen in Mili, backed by her father, producer Boney Kapoor.
She finished shooting for the film in December 2021.
The survival thriller, directed by Mathukutty Xavier, is the remake of the 2019 Malayalam film Helen.
Mathukutty Xavier had also helmed the original film.
Janhvi Kapoor will star in the film alongside Manoj Pahwa and Vicky Kaushal’s brother Sunny.
Janhvi Kapoor also has Dostana 2 and Good Luck Jerry in the pipeline.
Rajkummar Rao, who recently got married to his girlfriend of 11 years Patralekha, will next be seen in Badhaai Do, HIT: The First Case and Monica, O My Darling.