After literally years of scouting Shekhar Kapur has cast "Random Desi Romance" and "Kai Po Che" star Sushant Singh Rajput as the lead in his mega-budget futuristic blockbuster "Paani."
A Random Desi Romance
Maneesh Sharma's hit third feature is a cake-box romance with something surprising at its center.
Perversely, the most interesting feature of "Random Desi Romance" (aka Shuddh Desi Romance), which plays as a gala premiere later this week, may be its ordinariness.
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