The upcoming biopic of Rakesh Sharma
stars Shahrukh Khan. Reportedly the film’s shoots have been preponed.
The shoot was previously scheduled to
start after March but it has now been preponed
and will go to floors in February at Mumbai’s Film City. The sets are already
being set up and work will begin soon!
While there was debate on why the shoot has been preponed, it has been reported that ShahRukh Khan does not want to take any chances after Zero’s failure at the box office. It has also been reported that the film’s shoot has preponed to manage the budget of the film as the space film has a huge budget involved.
The film is being directed
by Mahesh Mathai and is backed by Sidharth Roy Kapur. However, we
are now curious to know who the leading lady will be with Shahrukh Khan?
earlier rumored that Toilet Ek Prem Katha famed actress, Bhumi Padnekar will be
seen with Shahrukh Khan. However it was never confirmed, Ronnie Screwala the
head of RSVP Films who is also one of the producers of this film later gave a
statement that they will reveal the final cast soon.
It has been reported that the makers of the film are still on the hunt of the leading lady of this project. News has been circulating that the Dangal and Thugs of Hindostan famed actor Fatima Sana Sheikh is being considered for the role.
Leading Indian Websites have revealed that Fatima Sana Shaikh is now a strong contender but no official announcement has been made on that front. The final cast is expected to be revealed soon.
Fatima Sana Shaikh has previously confessed that she is a huge Shahrukh Khan fan.
Besides her, there are names of many other actresses who are being considered.