Part of the story of '2 States' is set in IIM Ahmedabad and Delhi, where the film has been shot.
Amrita Singh plays Arjun Kapoor's mother in the film. The two have earlier worked together in 'Aurangzeb'.
Actor Ronit Roy plays Arjun Kapoor's father in '2 States'.
Reports also suggest that while filming '2 States', Arjun Kapoor and Alia Bhatt started dating. The actors though have denied the news.
The first trailer of the much awaited '2 States' is finally out and looks like its going to be a cracker of an entertainer.
Based on Chetan Bhagat's best seller by the same name, '2 States' explores the most discussed gap between North India and South India.
While Arjun Kapoor plays a Punjabi boy, Alia Bhatt plays a Tamilian girl who fall in love while studying in IIM Ahmedabad.
Arjun's last release 'Gunday' got a mixed review at the Box Office.
Alia was recently seen in 'Highway' and was lauded for her performance.
Karan Johar and Feroz Nadiadwala have together produced '2 States' and it has been directed by debutant director Abhishek Varman.
Actress Revathy plays the traditional Tamilain mother to Alia Bhatt's character in the film.
The book on which '2 States' is based is set to based on Chetan Bhagat's life and narrates the story of how he met his wife while studying in IIMA.
There were reports earlier that Ranbir Kapoor and Imtiaz Ali would make the film but eventually Karan Johar and Sajid Nadiadwala decided to cast Arjun Kapoor in the lead role with Abhishek Varman as the director.