Arjun Kapoor, Shraddha Kapoor
After romancing Kareena Kapoor Khan, Arjun Kapoor to serenade Shraddha Kapoor in 'Half Girlfriend'?Arjun Kapoor/ Shraddha Kapoor/ Instagram

The release date of upcoming film "Half Girlfriend" has been announced. Directed by Mohit Suri, "Half Girlfriend" will be released on 7 October, 2016.

"Half Girlfriend" is an adaptation of Chetan Bhagat's eponymous and is being produced by Balaji Motion Pictures. 

Recently, the cast of "Half Girlfriend" was confirmed: Arjun kapoor and Shraddha Kapoor will play the two lead roles in the movie, reports Mumbai Mirror. Earlier, Sushant Singh Rajput was roped as for the male lead, but the actor had to back out due to time constraints.

"Half Girlfriend" is the story about a boy from a rural yet royal family in Bihar who falls in love with a Delhi girl. Arjun will play the role of Madhav Jha, while Shraddha will be play the character of Riya Somani. This is the first time Arjun and Shraddha will share screen space.

After the success of "2 States", Mohit Suri is all ready to come up with another adaptation of a Chetan Bhagat novel, and like the previous one, Arjun Kapoor will be seen as the male lead. The novel was a big hit, and fans are now eagerly awaiting the movie.