News|April 13, 2012 10:43 am

Irrfan Khan will become become a bandwallah

Irrfan Khan is all set to don the mantle of a bandwallah and that too, of one who belongs to Lucknow.

Irrfan and Aditi Rao Hydari have been cast in an untitled film, by producer Anjum Rizvi, which is based on wedding bands.

Directed by Shivam Nair, this rom-com is being penned by Lucknow-based writer Anshuman Chaturvedi and will be made against the backdrop of Lucknow. Irrfan will be playing the band member of the fictional Saraswati Brass Band of Old Lucknow, who tries to woo girls he meets at weddings.

Confirming the report, Rizvi says,

Irrfan and Aditi will be the lead pair of my film with Lucknow as the backdrop. We plan to shoot in the city as well.