Yaariyan Movie Poster


January 10, 2014
2hr 25min
Status: released

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Yaariyan Movie Details:

Movie NameYaariyan
Country India
Language Hindi
Release Date10 January 2014
Running Time2hr 25min
CastHimansh Kohli
Rakul Preet Singh
Evelyn Sharma
Nicole Faria
Directed by Divya Khosla Kumar
Written bySanjeev Dutta
Produced byBhushan Kumar
Cinematography by Sameer Arya
Edited by Aarif Sheikh
Music byPritam
Anupam Amod
Yo Yo Honey Singh
Production CompanyT-Series
Distributor AA Films
Budget₹100 million
Box Office Collection₹550 million

Yaariyan Movie Cast and Characters:

  • Himansh Kohli as Lakshya
  • Rakul Preet Singh as Saloni
  • Serah Singh as Jenny
  • Nicole Faria as Jiya
  • Shreyas Pardiwalla as Pardy
  • Dev Sharma as Neil
  • Jatin Suri as Debu
  • Vikas Verma as Mike
  • Evelyn Sharma as Jannet
  • Sayali Bhagat as Nikki Mahajan
  • Gabriella Giardina as Elizabeth
  • Deepti Naval as Girls’ hostel warden and Debu’s mother
  • Smita Jaykar as Lakshya’s mother
  • Gulshan Grover as College Principal
  • Hemant Pandey as Saloni’s father
  • Manish Kumar as Jenny’s boyfriend
  • Yo Yo Honey Singh as Batbelly


A college student must win an inter-college competition to save his college from being demolished by property builders.

About Yaariyan Movie:

  • In early 2012, producer Bhushan Kumar announced making a film in the college romance genre and that Divya Khosla Kumar would be the director.
  • Rakul Preet Singh made her Hindi film debut with this movie.
  • This movie’s director Divya Kumar Khosla went trekking in the mountains in North Sikkim with lead actor Himansh Kohli, to make sure that his character of a trekker looked convincing.
  • Nicole Faria made her debut in the film industry with this movie.
  • The shoot began in Mumbai followed by shoots in Sikkim and Darjeeling. In Darjeeling, the movie was shot in St Joseph’s School, Darjeeling.
  • The film was also partially shot in Cape Town. Song Sunny Sunny was shot in the Bo-Kaap area of Cape Town.
  • The film was released on 10 January 2014 with 1200 screens release in India. It received negative reviews from critics but was a box office success grossing ₹550 million against its ₹100 million budget.
  • The film was screened in the UAE and had a limited release.
  • Yaariyan was panned by the critics but was a box-office success because of its songs.
  • A stand-alone sequel titled Yaariyan 2 was released on 20 October 2023 under Radhika Rao and Vinay Sapru’s direction.