Phata Poster Nikalo is directed by Rajkumar Santoshi, whose last movie was Ajab Prem Ki Ghazab Kahani . This movie is about a young boy who wants to be a superstar, against his mother’s wishes.Shahid Kapoor plays the role of a cop named Vishwas Rao and this is the first time that Shahid Kapoor donning the look of a cop.
This movie is being produced by Ramesh Taurani who revealed that this movie is an entertainer, with romance and action as its core element and that it is a complete masala movie.Rmesh Taurani had been planning this movie with Shahid Kapoor for quite some time, but the actor,who had his hands full with a movie with Manish Sharma and another with Prabhu Deva, accepted the
movie only in July. The movie is expected to have a 2013 release.