Poonam Singh

As the curtains rise in 2024, Bollywood fanatics are eagerly anticipating a lineup of new on-screen pairings to redefine chemistry and captivate audiences. From Katrina Kaif and Vijay Sethupathi ‘s pairing in ‘Merry Christmas’ to the much-anticipated pairing of Deepika Padukone and Hrithik Roshan in ‘Fighter.’ Here is a list of new-onscreen pairings to watch out for this year:

1. Katrina Kaif-Vijay Sethupathi (Merry Christmas)

Despite the delayed release of ‘Merry Christmas’ to January 12, 2024, fans are buzzing with excitement over the captivating chemistry between Katrina Kaif and Vijay Sethupathi. Directed by Sriram Raghavan, the film holds the promise of delivering something entirely new.

2. Deepika Padukone-Hrithik Roshan (Fighter)

Siddharth Anand's ‘Fighter’ marks the end of a much-awaited wait, as the Greek God, Hrithik Roshan, shares the screen with the talented Deepika Padukone for the first time. Scheduled for release on January 25, the film is already generating immense anticipation with its teaser and songs.

3. Shahid Kapoor-Kriti Sanon (Untitled Film)

Producer Dinesh Vijan brings together Shahid Kapoor and Kriti Sanon in an untitled film, set to hit theatres on February 9. The unique energy both actors bring to the screen is poised to create an interesting cinematic experience under the direction of Amit Joshi.

4. Sidharth Malhotra-Disha Patani (Yodha)

‘Yodha,’ an aerial action film produced by Karan Johar, brings together Sidharth Malhotra and Disha Patani in a fresh pairing. Directed by Sagar Ambre and Pushkar Ojha, this film is set to grace theatres on March 15.

5. Vicky Kaushal-Rashmika Mandanna (Chhaava)

Vicky Kaushal, currently immersed in the making of ‘Chhaava,’ teams up with Rashmika Mandanna as the female lead. Scheduled for release on December 6, the film promises an intriguing chemistry between the leads.

6. Vicky Kaushal-Tripti Dimri (Mere Mehboob Mere Sanam)

Adding another layer to his on-screen romances, Vicky Kaushal pairs up with Animal fame Triptii Dimri in Anand Tiwari's ‘Mere Mehboob Mere Sanam.’ The film is set to hit theatres on February 23.

7. Vidyut Jammwal-Nora Fatehi (Crakk)

In ‘Crakk,’ a film produced by Vidyut Jammwal himself, the action star joins forces with the dance sensation Nora Fatehi for the first time. Directed by Aditya Datt, this thrilling collaboration is scheduled for release on February 23, promising a unique blend of action and dance.

8. Aditya Roy Kapur-Sara Ali Khan (Metro... In Dino)

Anurag Basu's sequel to ‘Life In A Metro’ introduces a fresh pairing – Aditya Roy Kapur and Sara Ali Khan. Set to release on March 29, the film has already piqued interest among the cinephiles.

9. John Abraham-Manushi Chhillar (Tehran) 

Arun Gopalan's film ‘Tehran' has been a topic of anticipation, with John Abraham paired opposite the talented Manushi Chhillar. The film is scheduled for release on April 26.

10. Shahid-Pooja Hegde (Deva)

Shahid Kapoor is set to star opposite Pooja Hegde in Rosshan Andrrews ‘Deva,’ produced by Roy Kapur Films. The movie is scheduled for October 11 release.