Rumi Jaffrey’s next film Life Partner goes on floors

Mumbai: Abbas Mastan’s and Vashu Bhagnani co-production venture under the banners Burmawalla Bros and Puja Films titled Life Partner has gone on floors.

The film is being directed by Rumi Jaffrey and stars Govinda, Fardeen Khan, Tusshar Kapoor, Genelia D’Souza and Prachi Desai. While D’Souza will be paired opposite Khan, Desai will star opposite Kapoor. The female lead opposite Govinda has not yet been decided.

Speaking to about the film, Jaffrey says, "The movie has gone on floors and we are presently on the lookout for the female lead opposite Govinda. The first schedule of Life Partner is being shot in Mumbai. Thereafter we will be headed to South Africa and Switzerland for our other schedules."

The music of the film is by Pritam, whereas lyrics are by Javed Akhtar. Samir Arya is the cinematographer.

Despite repeated attempts, Abbas Mastan could not be reached for comment.

At present, Jaffrey is readying for the release of his directorial debut film God Tussi Great Ho, which stars Amitabh Bachchan, Salman Khan, Priyanka Chopra, Manisha Koirala, Sohail Khan, Satish Kaushik amongst others.

"The dubbing for the film is on at present and we are releasing the film next month on 15 August," says Jaffrey.