Zoya Akhtar's all starrer 'Dil Dhadakne Do' is a story of a dysfunctional family enjoying a trip on cruise.
Zoya wanted to cast Hritik Roshan, Kareena Kapoor, Ranbir Kapoor and Katrina Kaif, but the things didn't work out.
Ranbir Kapoor's date issues were apparent so Ranveer Singh was approached to play the role of Kabir.
Anushka Sharma and Ranveer Singh are returning as a pair for the third time in 'Dil Dhadakne Do'
Kareena Kapoor declined the role as she wanted to work with cousin Ranbir Kapoor but as he was nomore in the cast, she declined the role too and Priyanaka Chopra filled in.
Sri Devi and Madhuri Dixit were considered to play the role of Anil Kappor's wife, however they declined and the role went to Shefali Shah.
Zoya's brother Farhana Akhtar is also the producer of the film along with Ritesh Sidhwani. He has been in every film that Zoya has directed so far.
'Mere Genie Uncle' is a 3D comedy film inspired by the fairytale 'Aladdin and his Magic Lamp'
The story revolves around the life of Sid Patel (Anuj Sikri) and hoe his life changes after he founds a lamp in the beach.
Tiku Talsania is playing the role of genie in the film.
Shakti Kapoor is returning as a villain, with a comic touch. Ehsan Qureshi plays his side-kick in the film.