Mukherjee, who had previously worked with Rajput in Detective Byomkesh Bakshy!, confirmed her presence in the project by September 2018. Release Dates  Also, Karan Johar initially held the rights to remake the film. As the film unfolds, we see a comical mix of JP directing this Bhojpuri film with a mustached Manny as the hero and Kizie as the helpless heroine.  Reports confirmed that Johar was not a part of the project.  Critic Baradwaj Rangan, whose review was published in Film Companion, titled: "A Watchable-Enough Romance That Offers A Small Sense Of Closure To A Big Tragedy" He stated: "The weakest parts are the film’s stabs at comedy and its attachment to that musician who’s become a JD Salinger-esque enigma." Soon after, Manny informs Kizie that his cancer has returned and that he is now terminal. Rajinikanth makes yet another appearance in a sad scene, wherein Manny is in a theatre watching Kabali and calls Kizie to come pick him up because he is in pain.  In an interview with Bollywood Hungama, Fox Star Studios CEO Vijay Singh stated "The Fault in Our Stars defines and resonates with the emotions of today's youth, across demographics". In an interview with Bollywood Hungama, Vijay Singh (CEO of Fox Star Studios, India) stated The Fault in Our Stars defines and resonates with the emotions of today's youth, across demographics In September 2014, Varun Dhawan and Deepika Padukone were reported as the lead pair for planned remake. Dil Bechara is directed by Mukech Chhabra, has music by AR Rahman and lyrics by Amitabh Bhattacharya.  She confirmed Sengupta for the film's screenplay and Khaitan for the dialogues. 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Pathak added that the change was to embody the theme emerging out of the title track composed by Rahman and lyricist Amitabh Bhattacharya. Fans know the visuals and music as cue to break into a frenzy as the blue dots form ’Super Star’ on the screen, followed by RAJNI in gold, with the funky drums and “Hey!  In honour of Rajput, the film was made accessible without subscription in India and selective countries on the platform. As they say “seri” to each other, Kizie declares that “seri” is the couple’s word from now on. 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It is by no means a perfect film but it is not one without feeling" Critic and author Anna M. M. Vetticad stated: "Dil Bechara subtracts from the positives of the original with its slipshod rewriting, sloppy editing, and ordinary production quality."  Post his recce, Chhabra mentioned, "I needed a place with a small town vibe and had heard a lot about Jamshedpur. Even as the story's underlying message, of celebrating life despite knowing the inevitable, injects it with an infectious energy.  At the 2018 Jio MAMI Mumbai Festival, Former UTV studio head Rucha Pathak, Chief Creative Officer of Fox Star Studios, India stated that it took four years to write the script of 'Kizie Aur Manny', as the "Word to Screen Market" is really bringing the world of cinema and literature together. The two bond over his love for Rajnikanth's movies and her love for Hindi music, specifically an incomplete song by retired songwriter Abhimanyu Veer Singh. , The title track served as the lead single followed by the soundtrack release by the record label Sony Music India on 10 July 2020.  The musical ensemble apart from the respective original track singers were A. R. Ameen and Raheema Rahman.