No, he’s not acting in the film…
Shahid Kapoor’s brother is a part of Udta Punjab as well. Shahid Kapoor’s brother Ishaan is a part of Shahid’s film Udta Punjab. He is working as an assistant director on the film. This is one of the best kept secrets of the film.
Being an assistant director is a great training ground for aspirants who want to make it big in B town and Udta Punjab is the ideal film for Ishaan to be making his debut as an assistant director as it is an intense film with one of the best scripts.
The film stars Shahid Kapoor, Alia Bhatt, Kareena Kapoor and Diljit Dosanjh in lead roles. Shahid and Ishaan are very close to each other and they must have had a superb time together on sets.