Mumbai: Actor Saif Ali Khan, Tabu and debutante Alaia Furniturwala starring Jawaani Jaaneman went on floors in London yesterday on 18th June.
Directed by Nitin Kakkar, the film is produced by Jacky Bhagnani, Saif’s Black Knight Films and Jay Shewakramani’s Northern Lights Films. The film marks the debut of Pooja Bedi’s daughter, Aalia Furniturewalla and is touted as a fun, comic take on how a man confronts the harsh reality of his life.
Trade Analyst Taran Adarsh dropped the deeds on the film. He tweeted, “Filming begins today in #London…Pooja Bhagnani sounds the clap for the mahurat shot… #JawaaniJaaneman stars Saif Ali Khan and Alaia F [Pooja Bedi’s daughter]…Directed by Nitin Kakkar…Produced by Black Knight Films, Northern Lights Films and Pooja Entertainment”
The film follows relationship of a forty-year-old father (played by Khan) and his daughter (played by Aalia Furniturewalla). The father-daughter bond between Saif and Alaia’s characters at the story’s core is both unique and relatable.
The film also stars Kubbra Sait in a pivotal role. The movie also marks the first venture of Saif Ali Khan’s new production house and it is co-produced by Jay Shewakramani and Jacky Bhagnani.
Saif Ali Khan, who was on a vacation in London with his wife Kareena Kapoor and their son Taimur, will start filming Jawaani Jaaneman with Alaia soon and their schedule will wrap up in two months. The film is slated for November 2019 release.
Saif Ali Khan is also busy with Scared Games 2, Laal Kaptaan and Taanaji: The Unsung Warrior.