Set in 1940, the film revolves around Russi Billimoria (Saif Ali Khan) a former action star, producer who is the man behind Julia’s ( Kangana Ranaut) stardom. After by her for 1000 bucks from an orphanage, Russi makes her an action star and now is her lover too.
Julia on the other hand is exuberant, slightly insecure and hell bent on becoming Mrs. Billimoria at the earliest.
After Russi promises General Hardings ( Richard McCabe) that Julia will perform for his army men in Burma, the lady sets out on her journey.
Thanks to an attack during their travel, Julia gets stuck with Jamadar Nawab Mallik (Shahid Kapoor), a soldier hardened by struggle after being a prisoner of war, now assigned as a bodyguard for her in the exotic jungles of Arunachal Pradesh. Love blossoms between the two and now Julia is stuck between her passionate love and her dream to become Mrs Billimoria.
In the meantime, Nawab Mallik has a huge secret to hide. Will it change things? Whom does Julia choose in the end is what is left to see.