Hrithik Roshan, Deepika Padukone to star in Siddharth Anand’s Fighter. See first poster

The wait is over for Deepika Padukone and Hrithik Roshan fans. The two much loved stars are finally starring in a film together. Hrithik and Deepika will be sharing the screen space for the first time in Siddharth Anand’s next film Fighter. The makers announced the film today, on Hrithik’s 47th birthday.


Hrithik Roshan took to his social media and introduced Fighter with a motion poster and a sweet note introducing Siddharth Anand’s production house MARFLIX and Deepika Padukone. His caption read, “Presenting a glimpse of the MARFLIX vision as #Fighter! Looking forward to my first flight alongside the exceptional @deepikapadukone. All buckled up for this #SiddharthAnand joyride.”

Deepika also shared the same poster and wrote, “Dreams really do come true… #SiddharthAnand #Marflix #Fighter @iHrithik.”

Speculations about Hrithik and Deepika starring in a film together had been doing rounds for a long time. These speculations gained momentum on Deepika’s birthday on January 5, when the actress hinted about a collaboration with Hrithik.

On the actress’s birthday, Hrithik wrote, “Happy Birthday my dear @deepikapadukone! Keep shining and dazzling the world like only you do. Best wishes, always (sic).”

To which Deepika Padukone replied saying, “Thank You so much HR! Now for another big celebration coming up in a couple of days,” followed by a cake, champagne bottle and wine glasses emojis.

Deepika’s comment prompted many fans to ask if the actors are soon going to announce a film together. And now we have the answer to that question.

Not much has been revealed about Fighter but, as per the motion poster, the film will be directed by Siddharth Anand, who directed Hrithik Roshan’s 2019 blockbuster War. Siddharth will also produce Fighter. The film will release on September 30, 2022.

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