Actor Rishi Kapoor has been signed on to play the role of Sonam Kapoor's father in YRF's forthcoming film, directed by Nupur Asthana. The film is a romantic comedy starring Ayushmann Khurrana and Sonam.
Habib Faisal, the writer of the film, was very keen to cast Rishi Kapoor in the said role and so, approached him. The film, to be shot in Delhi, will go on floors in February 2013.
The film revolves around Mohit Chadhdha, played by Ayushmann, and Mayera Sehgal, played by Sonam, who are in love. However, Mayera's father V.K. Sehgal, played by Rishi, does not approve of the pair. The film is a slice-of-life comedy, set in Delhi.