"I got a good set of cast and good team. Getting Irrfan as a co-producer was a big boost for us. I believe if everything goes well, we will be able to offer an engaging film," said the film's director Mostofa Sarwar Farooki. Apart from Irrfan Khan, the film also features Bangladeshi actress Nusrat Imroz Tisha
In the film, Sonakshi will reportedly play Amrita Pritam, the poet and author who shared a long and tumultuous relationship with Ludhianvi while Fawad is reportedly being considered for the part of her husband, renowned artist and writer, Imroze.