The film will be directed by Agneepath directr Karan Malhotra under the Dharma Productions banner
Filmmaker Karan Johar Thursday announced that his next co-production Brothers, starring Akshay Kumar and Sidharth Malhotra will hit the screens on Gandhi Jayanti next year. “Dharma Productions, Lionsgate, Endemol India present BROTHERS directed by Karan Malhotra and starring Akshay Kumar, Sidharth Malhotra, Jacqueline Fernandez and Jackie Shroff. Releasing Oct 2nd, 2015,” Karan Johar posted on his Twitter page Thursday.
The filmmaker had introduced Sidharth with Student Of The Year in 2012 and in the same year he had launched Karan Malhotra as director with the Agneepath remake. Meanwhile, on Gandhi Jayanti this year, Bollywood buffs will be treated to Hrithik Roshan-starrer Bang Bang and Haider, which features Shahid Kapoor.