After the success of the Shah Rukh Khan-Deepika Padukone starrer, Chennai Express, director Rohit Shetty will now be directing a film for Karan Johar who will produce the film. Meanwhile, it has been reported that Salman Khan will be a part of this untitled project. However sources confirm that no actor has been approached as yet. Shetty is currently busy with his next directorial venture, that will be the Ajay Devgn starrer Singham 2, a sequel to the 2011 super hit film of the same name.
Big B is not part of the Sarabjit biopic
Subhash Ghai refutes reports about Amitabh Bachchan playing a Pakistani lawyer in the biopic on Sarabjit. Confirms, Ghai who will be producing the film, “Amitabh Bachchan has not signed the film. After reading the script, he said that he is already playing a lawyer’s role in another project. ”
The film will be directed by Ishwar Singh, is the story of Sarabjit, who spent 22-years in a Pakistan jail on espionage charges. The convict, who was a native of Punjab, died in a prison in Lahore this year after an attack by fellow inmates. Debutant Anurag Sinha will play the role of Sarabjit. Sonakshi Sinha might essay the role of Sarabjit’s sister, Dalbir Kaur.