Filmmaker Karan Johar announced his new directorial endeavor Rocky Aur Rani Ki Prem Kahani, and piqued the excitement of movie buffs by revealing that he has begun scouting locations for the Ranveer Singh and Alia Bhatt starrer.

Uploading a selfie on his Instagram handle the story, Karan updated the fans about the movie and wrote, “Get set go! #locationscout #RockyAurRaniKiPremKahani.”

On Ranveer Singh’s birthday, July 6, the filmmaker announced that the actor will star with Alia Bhatt in the film. Following their successful picture Gully Boy, this will be the actors’ second collaboration.

Legendary actors Dharmendra, Jaya Bachchan, and Shabana Azmi will also star in Karan Johar’s upcoming directorial. Dharmendra and Jaya Bachchan are said to be part to play Ranveer’s grandparents, while Alia Bhatt’s family is represented by Shabana Azmi.

The film will be released in 2022, and it is written by Ishita Moitra, Shashank Khaitan, and Sumit Roy.