By Hindustan Times
Mumbai, April 13 -- Yash Raj Films (YRF) has decided to release a film every two years that will launch at least two newcomers in lead roles. The 'couple' will be chosen after auditions and will be promised a worldwide mainstream debut under the Films banner that primarily targets the youth.
The aim is to give promising talent a break. Back in 1978, the studio's founder and producer-director Yash Chopra launched Poonam Dhillon with the chartbusting 'Gaapoochi gaapoochi gum gum...' opposite Sachin Pilgaonkar in Trishul, followed by the title role in Noorie in the same year.
Singer Mahender Kapoor's son Rohan (Faasle, 1985), Sonam (Vijay, 1988), Kim Sharma, Shamita Shetty and Preeti Jhangiani (Mohabbatein, 2000), Tulip Joshi (Mere Yaar Ki Shaadi Hai, 2002), Anushka Sharma (Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi, 2008), Meiyang Chang (Badmaa