Helmed by Rohit Shetty and starring Ranveer Singh in the lead role, Cirkus will release this Christmas. The film is loosely based on William Shakespeare's play The Comedy of Errors.
Sharing a picture with entire ensemble from the sets of KKK 12, actor Ranveer Singh captioned his post, “The Kings of Comedy!!! #Cirkus…this Christmas!!! #RohitShetty @iamjohnylever @imsanjaimishra @varunsharma90 @SIDDHARTH23OCT #lol #rofl #lmao”
In the picture, KKK 12 host Rohit Shetty is happily posing with ensemble cast of Cirkus, such as Ranveer Singh, Varun Sharma, Sanjay Mishra, Johnny Lever and more.
Sharing the same, actor Varun Sharma wrote, “All heart for the best crew ever And jab apni Cirkus ki Team Khatron ke khiladi ke Grand Finale pe jayegi toh Firecrackers toh honge hi naaaaa, Best Bessstt Time Eva #Cirkus2022 @RanveerOfficial @iamjohnylever @imsanjaimishra @SIDDHARTH23OCT @RSPicturez”
The film stars Ranveer Singh in a dual role alongside Pooja Hegde, Jacqueline Fernandez and Varun Sharma. It also features Deepika Padukone and Ajay Devgn in special appearances. The film is jointly produced by Rohit Shetty Picturez, Reliance Entertainment and T-Series.
Cirkus is loosely based on the 1982 Hindi film Angoor, that itself being a remake of the 1968 Hindi film Do Dooni Chaar, which in turn was an adaptation of the 1963 Bengali film Bhranti Bilas, that too was based on Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar's 1869 play of same name adapted from William Shakespeare's play The Comedy of Errors.
Cirkus is scheduled for worldwide theatrical release on 23 December 2022, coinciding with Christmas Eve.