Ace Bollywood director Karan Johar is all set for his next venture as a director and the official announcement regarding the project was made, this morning (July 6). Interestingly, Karan will be wielding the megaphone for a feature film after 5 long years, with his last directorial film being Ae Dil Hai Mushkil (2016) which starred Ranbir Kapoor, Anushka Sharma, and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan in the lead roles. Karan Johar's new directorial film is titled Rocky Aur Rani Ki Prem Kahani. The film will have Ranveer Singh and Alia Bhatt playing the lead roles and it is going to be a treat to see these two stars together. The film also features three legendary names in the supporting cast - Dharmendra, Jaya Bachchan, and Shabana Azmi.

Karan Johar is someone known for his star-studded films and it looks like Rocky Aur Rani Ki Prem Kahani will also follow that trend. Produced by Karan Johar's Dharma Productions, in association with Viacom 18 Studios, the film has dialogues penned by Ishita Moitra. Shashank Khaitan, Sumit Roy, and Ishita Moitra have penned the film's story and screenplay. Karan will be helming this film which is expected to go on floors very soon. The makers have announced that the film will be releasing in theatres in 2022. The title look poster of Rocky Aur Rani Ki Prem Kahani looks colourful and vibrant and it looks like the film will be a youthful romantic drama. Further details regarding the film are awaited.

This announcement has excited the fans of Hindi cinema and people are already looking forward to the film. Talking about the film, Karan Johar tweeted, "Yes, it's a love story, but no - it's not your regular love story. Rocky and Rani are going to redefine your usual love stories to take you on a journey! This ensemble cast makes this story even closer to my heart. Meet my all time favourite actors and the extraordinary family of Rocky and Rani! Coming to your screens in 2022! #RockyAurRaniKiPremKahani #RRKPK"