Half Girlfriend is an 2017 upcoming Indian romance film, directed by Mohit Suri. The film is based on the 2014 novel “Half Girlfriend”, an Indian English coming of age, young adult romance novel written by Chetan Bhagat.
The film rights to the novel were sold before it was published. A Bollywood film adaptation will be directed by Mohit Suri and produced by Ekta Kapoor and Bhagat. It will star Arjun Kapoor and Shraddha Kapoor. It is the first film Bhagat has produced.
The film is going to release in theaters on 19 May 2017.
Story of the film is about a Bihari boy falling in love with a girl from upper class society. The role of Bihari boy Madhav Jha will be played by Arjun Kapoor and Riya Somani’s character will be played by Shraddha Kapoor. The movie will be extensively shot in Mumbai, New York, London and in Bihar.