Irrfan Khan and Kareena Kapoor Khan starrer Angrezi Medium is one of the much anticipated film of the year. Earlier this year, there were reports and rumours that Kareena is set to play a cop for the first time. Now,the producer Dinesh Vijan has confirmed the speculations as he reveals further details about the 38-year-old actress' character in the Hindi Medium sequel.
In a statement, the producer said, "Kareena is a great addition to our franchise! Angrezi Medium is a very special film, and I’m excited that she’s going to be a part of it. We wanted to introduce this character who would be taken forward in the franchises to come and she’s perfect for it."
Vijan further added, "Here she plays a cop, a role she’s actually never done before! We will be shooting in London this June, and it will be great to be back on set with her,"
Recently, In a candid conversation with film critic Rajeev Masand, Kareena had admitted that she's a huge fan of Irrfan Khan, her co-star to be. She had also gone on to shell out details about her character saying, "It's going to be quite a surreal experience. It's not a romantic pairing. It's a small but interesting part and also I think that I just wanted to get out of my comfort zone and do a movie that would throw me into a different milieu and I'd see how it goes.
On the work front, Kareena Kapoor would next be seen in Good News opposite Akshay Kumar. The romantic comedy, slated for a September 6 release, also features Diljit Dosanjh and Kiara Advani.