Directed by: Prashant Singh
Starring: Sidharth Malhotra, Parineeti Chopra, Javed Jaffrey, Sanjai Mishra, Aparshakti Khurana
Genre: Drama, Romance, Comedy, Family
Release date: 12 July, 2019
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Jabariya Jodi is an upcoming Indian romantic comedy film starring Sidharth Malhotra and Parineeti Chopra. The film is based upon the tradition of groom kidnapping, prevalent in Bihar. The film is co-produced by Ekta Kapoor, Shobha Kapoor and Shailesh. R. Singh and is directed by Prashant Singh.
The concept and story of the film was conceived by writer Sanjeev K Jha who is from Bihar and was familiar with forced marriage practice in his native state. He was surprised to see the official data that said that more abductions happened in Bihar for the purpose of forced marriage than ransom in recent years. It was an eye-opener for him so he created a love-story using this bizarre practices.
The first look of the film was revealed by Ekta Kapoor on her Twitter account on 20 August 2018 and explained what the title Jabariya Jodi actually means. It showed Parineeti and Sidharth lost in each other but in between them, there is a groom tied and unconscious.
The 2nd teaser of the film was shared by Sidharth Malhotra on his official Instagram account on 6 December 2018 announcing the release date of 17 May 2019.
On 4 March 2019 with release of a new official theatrical posters new release date of 12 July, 2019 was announced.
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