Shah Rukh Khan and Taapsee Pannu to star in Rajkumar Hirani’s social drama
Recently, Rajkumar Hirani’s untitled film came into limelight when it was speculated that Shah Rukh Khan was being roped in for the project. Latest updates suggest that Hirani has found the leading lady opposite Khan and it seems like actress Taapsee Pannu have bagged the spot.
Shah Rukh Khan’s ardent fans are keeping a very keen eye on Khan’s upcoming projects, as the actor was last seen in 2018 film Zero. His look for the upcoming film Pathan went viral on social media and now Khan’s another forthcoming project has created buzz. Sources have suggested that the 55-year-old superstar will be featuring in an untitled project with Rajkumar Hirani. According to the latest reports, Bollywood actress Taapsee Pannu will be starring opposite Khan in the movie.
Though no official announcement has been made, but if reports are to be trusted this will be the first time when King Khan and Taapsee will be sharing a screen. Earlier the duo worked together for 2019 film ‘Badla’ featuring Taapsee and Amitabh Bachchan in the lead. The movie was produced by Shah Rukh Khan’s Red Chillies Entertainment.
Rajkumar Hirani’s untitled film is expected to be a social comedy drama where King Khan will be seen as an immigrant moving from Punjab to Canada. The team of the film is yet to confirm this news officially.
Sources revealed that Hirani will take his own time to finalise the script of the movie. The movie will only go on floor when he is 100% satisfied with the script. The script should hopefully be locked by summer 2021.
Currently, Shah Rukh Khan is busy shooting for Siddharth Anand’s Pathan with Deepika Padukone. The movie also stars John Abraham. Khan has also shown keen interest in director Atlee’s action packed thriller.
On the other hand, actress Taapsee Pannu has her hands full. She has recently finished shooting for Loop Lapeta, Rashmi Rocket and Haseen Dilruba. Currently, she is busy shooting for Anurag Kashyap’s time travel film Dobaaraa. Taapsee has also been finalised in Wo Ladki hai Kahan opposite Scam 1992 star Pratik Gandhi.