The film also stars Irrfan Khan and Mithila Palkar.

Release date for Dulquers Bollywood debut film fixed
Flix Cinema Tuesday, January 23, 2018 - 17:06

Ronnie Screwvala's movie Karwaan, starring Irrfan Khan, Dulquer Salmaan and Mithila Palkar, is set for release on June 1.

The film revolves around three oddballs from different walks of life. They are thrown together on a bizarre journey which helps them find normalcy in their lives, read a statement.

Dulquer Salmaan, a well-known name in the southern film industry, will set foot in Bollywood with the movie while Mithila will also make her first ever Bollywood outing as a lead actress.

Karwaan also marks the debut of Akarsh Khurana as a Bollywood director. The film has been shot in the beautiful locales of Kerala. It is produced by Screwvala's creative production house RSVP in association with Ishka Films.

Dulquer also has Mahanati, which is a multi-lingual biopic on the legendary actor Savitri, in his kitty. To be released in Tamil, Telugu and Malayalam, he will be seen playing the legendary star Gemini Ganesan, husband of Savitri.

Mahanati has Keerthy Suresh as Savitri while Samantha will be seen as a journo. Apart from these projects, Dulquer has Oru Bhayankara Kamukan by Lal Jose, Sukumara Kurup by Srinath Rajendran and a couple of Tamil films in a nascent stage. He's also said to be on board The Zoya Factor, starring opposite Sonam Kapoor. 

Prithviraj and Parvathy are among current crop of Malayalam stars who have made their presence felt in Bollywood. Dulquer will be keen to test waters with Karwaan and explore the possibility of widening his fanbase.

(With IANS inputs)