Deepika Padukone celebrates her birthday today, January 5. The actress had planned to share the trailer of her upcoming release Gehraiyaan on her birthday. However, due to rising Covid-19 cases in Mumbai, the plan had to be called off. Apart from Deepika Padukone, Gehraiyaan stars Ananya Panday and Siddhant Chaturvedi.
GEHRAIYAAN EVENT CANCELLED DUE TO RISING COVID CASES
An insider close to the project, on condition of anonymity, told IndiaToday,in that Deepika and the cast of Gehraiyaan had plans to take the media to Alibaug and for a small event on her birthday. At the event, the makers were to launch the trailer of Gehraiyaan. However, the plan has been cancelled, and the team shared some new posters of the film instead. “Deepika was really upset about the fact that they had to cancel the event. Gehraiyaan is very close to her heart and she was excited to meet the media and talk about the film,” the insider tells us.
Not just Gehraiyaan, but a lot of other Bollywood events in Mumbai are being pushed or postponed due to the rising Covid cases in the state. The buzz is that actor Allu Arjun, post the success of Pushpa, was to come down to Mumbai to meet the press. But, that too stands cancelled for now.
Meanwhile, Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone are celebrating her birthday in the Maldives.
GEHRAIYAAN MAKERS ANNOUNCE NEW RELEASE DATE
On Deepika Padukone’s 36th birthday today, January 5, the makers of Gehraiyaan dropped some new posters of the film. Along with that, a new release date was also quietly announced. The film, which was earlier supposed to release on January 25, has now been postponed. Gehraiyaan will now release on Amazon Prime Video on February 11.
The posters were first shared by Birthday Girl Deepika Padukone. She wrote, “A little birthday present for all the love you have showered us with! #GehraiyaanOnPrime releasing 11th February (sic).”
Check it out:
Check out the other posters here:
Gehraiyaan is directed by Shakun Batra and produced by Karan Johar, and stars Ananya Panday and Siddhant Chaturvedi, apart from Deepika Padukone.