Mumbai: The makers of the multi-starrer drama Kalank has released the first look poster of Varun Dhawan who is the lead of the much-awaited movie.
Varun, who plays the character of Zafar, is seen in an intense look with red hue dominating the picture.
Varun also tweeted about his character.
— Varun ZAFAR Dhawan (@Varun_dvn) March 7, 2019
In another tweet, the actor wrote, “It’s been a hell of a journey playing this gem of a character. So guys, meet Zafar!”
From the cast of Kalank, Varun’s role is the first one to have been introduced on social media. The star cast of the movie also features, Alia Bhatt, Madhuri Dixit, Sonakshi Sinha, Aditya Roy Kapur and Sanjay Dutt in pivotal roles.
Karan Johar took to social media to share first still from Kalank. He wrote, “A film that was born in my heart and mind 15 years ago.”
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A film that was born in my heart and mind 15 years ago….a film I passionately believe in…the last film my father worked on before he left us….it was his dream to see this film come through….I couldn’t fulfil his dream then….my spirit was broken….but today his wish has found a relationship with celluloid….the story of turbulent relationships and eternal love has found a voice….the film has been woven,nurtured and visualised by ABHISHEK VARMAN….and the film Is KALANK! Set in the 40’s but it’s heart lives on…..TOMORROW the journey begins…..am excited …anxious and emotional about this one…I do hope you join us on our path to undying love…..#KALANK
Kalank is Varun and Alia’s fourth collaboration after Student Of The Year, Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania and Badrinath Ki Dulhania.
Kalank is directed by Abhishek Varman and is scheduled to release on April 19.