The film was reported by Yash Raj Films in September 2015 as Chopra's directorial rebound, planned for a December 2016 release.In October 2015, it was declared that Ranveer Singh and Vaani Kapoor would be thrown ahead of the pack roles.In December 2015, Yash Raj Films declared that the music of the film will be created by Vishal-Shekhar and Javed Akhtar, both of whom would come back to work together with the standard after around 9 years.
In March 2016, there were reports of Singh confronting booking clashes with Yash Raj Films after he was marked by Excel Entertainment for Zoya Akhtar's next directorial film scripted by Farhan Akhtar and Reema Kagti.Singh had before apportioned both Q2 and Q3 of Fiscal 2016 to Befikre (counting its Paris and Mumbai plans) be that as it may, Akhtar's transitioning, travel-journal Project requires Singh to film over all the 29 conditions of India, in the same time frame. As on mid-March, both YRF and Excel were accounted for to work towards a period settlement for Singh's dates for the year 2016
Ranveer Singh is in male lead part and Vaani Kapoor is marked for female lead part. Vaani Kapoor's last Bollywood motion picture was Shuddh Desi Romance and for that she has won Filmfare Award furthermore Star Guild Awards and Star Guild Award – Best Female Debut.