After completing the first schedule of Chandu Champion in London, Kartik Aaryan and the film's crew will reportedly be heading to Kashmir to shoot the second schedule of the film.
A source close to the development told Pinkvilla, "The second schedule of Chandu Champion begins next week in Kashmir. The location scouting has been completed, and Kabir and his team will soon fly to Kashmir to begin shooting on September 24th."
Speaking about the duration of the schedule and the scenes that will be filmed the source revealed, "Kartik will shoot some heavy action sequences in this schedule, which will go on till the first week of October. The makers plan to shoot a significant portion of the film which is based on the life of the inspirational figure, Paralympic champion Murlikant Petkar. It’s a tough schedule planned to be shot at various breathtaking locations across Kashmir, including Pahalgam."
Aaryan has undergone a physical transformation to convincingly play the role of a sportsperson in the film. Commenting on the actor's preparation for the role the source said, "Kartik is undergoing intense physical transformation for this movie. His daily routine includes morning gym sessions, afternoon boxing classes, and swimming training in the evening. He has gone all out to prepare for this sports drama. "
Chandu Champion is directed by Kabir Khan and produced by Sajid Nadiadwla. The film, scheduled to release on June 14, 2024, reportedly co-stars Vijay Raaz, Bhuvan Arora and Rajpal Yadav in important roles.