Varun Dhawan’s ‘VD18’ is now titled ‘Baby John’ – WATCH

The film is all set to release in May 2024.

Atlee has redefined mass filmmaking in India, cementing his place in Bollywood with the all-time smash Jawan. The excitement has been building since reports surfaced that Atlee was planning to present a Varun Dhawan-starring film.

After much speculation, the makers have finally revealed the title. #VD18 is now called Baby John, and the film is now in production.


The film is purportedly an official Hindi remake of Atlee’s Tamil smash Theri. The upcoming film would mark Keerthy Suresh’s Bollywood debut. The cast features Wamiqa Gabbi and Jackie Shroff. The project is being directed by Atlee’s protégé, Kalees.

Priya Atlee, Murad Khetani, and Jyoti Deshpande have all invested in the initiative. Thaman S. directed the music. It will be released on May 31.

Jio Studios shared a video on social media with the caption, “Unveiling the Biggest Action Entertainer of the year 2024  #BabyJohn starring #VarunDhawan, #KeerthySuresh & #WamiqaGabbi releasing on May 31st in cinemas!”