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Dulquer Salmaan Confirms His Association With Zoya Factor!

Dulquer Salmaan Confirms His Association With Zoya Factor!

South heartthrob Dulquer Salmaan and Sonam Kapoor have been roped into play the screen adaptation of Anuja Chauhan's 2008 novel, The Zoya Factor.

Fans of Dulquer Salman were on Cloud 9 when the actor shared the first look of his second Bollywood movie, The Zoya Factor, on his social media platforms on Tuesday. The movie is said to be based on a book by the same name by Anuja Chauhan.

Fox Star Studios are set to collaborate with Aarti and Pooja Shetty for the venture. The screenplay has been penned by Neha Rakesh Sharma, and the dialogues are written by Pradhuman Singh. The will go on floors in Mid-2018 and is expected to release on April 5, 2019.

For the uninitiated, The Zoya Factor is a story about an advertising professional who turns out to be a lucky charm for the Indian cricket team.

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The film will reportedly revolve around cricket woven into a rom-com that touches upon superstition and luck. The movie is being helmed by Abhishek Sharma. As for Dulquer, he decided he was the ideal fit after he saw the Ok Kanmani trailer. Speculations about Sonam and Dulquer teaming up for the project have been rife for quite sometime now. He made his debut with Ronnie Screwala's Karwan, which is yet to release. "In the book, Nikhil is from the North but in our film, he hails from the South but speaks good Hindi". "I knew immediately that this was the boy we were looking for".

Leading the screen with Dulquer is the fashion diva of Bollywood Sonam Kapoor. How they fall for each other gradually and did India lift the world cup forms the rest of the plot.

Both Sonam and Dulquer took to Twitter to share a small glimpse at The Zoya Factor.

This will be the first time Sonam will be paired with Dulquer Salmaan, who will be playing the cynical captain of the cricket team.


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