The Khatron Ke Khiladi winner will be seen in a romantic comedy titled Direct Ishq Ho Gaya
The 32-year-old actor has already begun shooting for the film, which is being helmed by My Friend Ganesha fame director Rajiv Ruia.
Rajneesh Duggal will be seen playing Bicky Shukla, a boy from a Uttar Pradesh village, with a carefree attitude and a Bohemian style of living.
The shooting is currently in progress in Benaras and the next schedule is planned in Mumbai Dockyard.
The film also starring Nidhi Subbaiah is produced by Baba Motion Pictures.