Amidst news of several fresh pairings, there is another duo who will be sharing screen space for the first time. Taapsee Pannu and Kartik Aaryan have been roped in for Chor Nikal Ke Bhaga.

While there were reports that John Abraham was going to play the lead in the film, it is now confirmed that he has been replaced by Kartik Aaryan. Tammanah Bhatia who was being considered for the female lead has been replaced by Taapsee.

The film is said to be a thriller based on a diamond heist and will be directed by Amar Kaushik and produced by Rajkumar Gupta.