Bollywood actress Sanya Malhotra who was last seen in Netflix’s Pagglait, will now be joining actor Rajkummar Rao in the upcoming Hindi remake of Telugu cop thriller HIT. HIT (Homicide Intervention Team) is a blockbuster film released in the year 2020 which tells the story of a policeman who is on the trail of a missing woman.

On Friday, actress Sanya Malhotra made the official announcement regarding her new project. The actress said that she will be starring alongside Rajkummar Rao in the Hindi remake of Telugu blockbuster “Hit”.  Sanya shared a photo of herself on social media and wrote, “So happy to join the #HIT team! Looking forward to this one! (sic).”

While talking about the project, Sanya said in a statement, “I have watched HIT and I really liked the concept of the film. When the film was offered to me, I immediately said yes. It is a very interesting and intriguing story that deserves a mass audience. I am looking forward to this one and excited to work with Raj.”

The movie will be directed by Dr Sailesh Kolanu, who also directed the Vishwak Sen and Ruhani Sharma starrer Telugu original.

Rajkummar Rao will playing the role of a policeman in the Hindi remake of HIT. The actor has been very excited for the project. earlier he said in  a statement, “It’s an engaging story, relevant in today’s environment. As an actor, I am always on the lookout to play characters I haven’t explored, and HIT gives me a chance to do that. I am looking forward to taking this journey with Sailesh and Dil Raju.”

Bankrolled by Bhushan Kumar, Dil Raju, Krishan Kumar and Kuldeep Rathore, the cop thriller is currently in the pre-production stage. It will soon go on floors.

Apart from this, Actress Sanya Malhotra who has been getting a lot of praise for her incredible performance in recently released “Pagglait” and “Ludo”, will be next seen in “Meenakshi Sundareshwar”. The movie which is being produced by Karan Johar also features Abhimanyu Dassani. Sanya will also star in Shah Rukh Khan’s upcoming home production “Love Hostel”, along with Bobby Deol and Vikrant Massey.