Shah Rukh Khan To Replace Aamir Khan Opposite Priyanka Chopra In Rakesh Sharma Biopic?
Last week, reports of Aamir Khan starring opposite Priyanka Chopra in the Rakesh Sharma biopic, titled Salute, was doing the rounds and had got us excited till fresh reports of him walking out of the biopic made headlines. And now as if to uplift our moods, there are emerging reports that Shah Rukh Khan has been approached to play the role of the first Indian astronaut to go to space in the biopic. Well, we’re certain that this piece of information will not only uplift your dampened moods but will also make your day as it will in all probability feature your favourite on screen couple Shah Rukh Khan and Priyanka Chopra on screen after a long time. Priyanka is to play the role of Rakesh Sharma‘s wife in the film.
After Hrs got in touch with an insider who told them that a big name had been finalised for the film and although names like Ranbir Kapoor and Ranveer Singh were being considered, trade analysts are of the opinion that it is more likely to be Shah Rukh for the role of the Indian astronaut. To imagine SRK and Priyanka share screen space has brightened up our day! Well, let’s hope that the stars do pay heed to their fans’ sentiments and go ahead with the project. They were to star in Farhan Akhtar’s Don 3 but the latest buzz doing the rounds is that Shah Rukh got Priyanka replaced in the film by Deepika, as together, they have churned out multiple hits like Om Shanti Om and Chennai Express.
Well, while the two stars may once again try to back out of the project given their rumoured history, it would be interesting to see who finally seals the deal with the makers to play the lead, should either of them decline to go on board. Going back to why Aamir backed out of the project, reports indicate that there were some points of disagreement between him and the creative team. Well, we’re certainly keeping our fingers crossed to finally see our favourite on screen. What about you? Let us know in the comments’ section below.