It seems that the makers have finally decided the kick-off date for the film Coolie No. 1 remake starring Sara Ali Khan and Varuna Dhawan. The director David Dhawan and his team have given the confirmation that the film would hit the floor on 5th August. The other confirmed news came in the form of having Paresh Rawal in the supporting role playing the father of Sara Ali Khan called Hoshiyar Chand, which was earlier played by Kader Khan in the 1996 Govinda and Karishma starrer movie.
As per reports, the film is kicking on 5th August and the shooting will start in Bangkok. The makers have been there to confirm things. It will be a 20-day shooting schedule at this place, while Sara Ali Khan, Varun Dhawan and Paresh Rawal would be soon joining the makers for the shoot. Once they complete the shooting schedule in Thailand, they would return to India and start their next shooting schedule at Goa. The role of Kader Khan has been given to Paresh Rawal and the necessary changes have been made as per the current age.
The original film also had David Dhawan as its director and it is about a father who wants to marry a rich man to her daughter but was fooled by the man to end up marrying the girl with a Coolie played by Varun Dhawan. He is a coolie at Mumbai Central Railway station. As per reports, Disha Patani has been approached for the other actress int eh film. It will have the songs Main To Raste Se Jaa Raha Tha in the film, which will be recreated. The film is expected to hit the screens on 1st May 2020.