Jabariya Jodi already had started its shooting in Lucknow for last few months. The film will cast Sidharth Malhotra and Parineeti Chopra in the lead role. And now Jaaved Jaaferi confirmed that he will be playing the role of Sidharth Malhotra's father in the film.

Jaaved says, "My character in the film is that of a bad-ass gangster from Bihar. It's a very interesting, real, raw and fun character which adds great dimension to the story." The film is based on a small town of Bihar. The couple has a business of abduction in the film. It will be another romantic comedy movie with a little pinch of crime. At the end of this year shooting part in Lucknow will be over and then the crew will move to Patna for next round of shooting.

Jaaved also added, "Working with Sid has been a wonderful experience. He has got a great personality and I was surprised to see him getting into the skin of his character so well. We share a unique father-son chemistry in the movie". Jabariya Jodi is produced by Ekta Kapoor and directed by Prashant Singh. There is still no word about the release date.