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Mahira Khan to star opposite Shahrukh Khan

Humsafar’s leading lady Mahira Khan is slated to make her debut in Bollywood starring opposite Shah Rukh Khan in the much talked about Raees

The actor visited Mumbai last month after her television serial Humsafar gained popularity in India. Mega producers Ritesh Sidhwani and Farhan Akhtar were the quickest to move in, finalising the female lead for Raees which is being directed by Rahul Dholakia, who won a national award for his film Parzania. Sidhwani took to social networking site Twitter to share the news and wrote: “Our leading lady in #Raees @themahirakhan.”

“She plays SRK’s wife in the film. He’sShahrukh Khan is a gangster based in Gujarat while Nawazuddin Siddiqui is the cop who traps him in Mumbai.

Farhan Akhtar to star opposite Shah Rukh Khan in Raees

Finally Farhan Akhtar and Shah Rukh Khan shall be seen on the screen for the first time in Excel Entertainment’s gangster drama Raees, directed by Rahul Dholakia. Nawazudin was earlier replaced for Farhan since he had allotted the time for a Bejoy Nambiar film and had no dates to spare for Raees.

 

Reports suggest that Sonam Kapoor or Katrina Kaif are being considered for the role but both actresses have denied being approached for the film.

 

Kareena to play Akshay's wife in 'Gabbar'

Kareena Kapoor plays Akshay's wife in the film. She is killed before the film begins. So Akshay keeps remembering her in flashbacks. The role is like that of Aishwarya Rai Bachchan in Aditya Chopra's "Mohabbatein". The film's leading lady played a kind of spirit that ran across the film. Likewise in Gabbar."

Says Kareena's friend, "Bebo and Akshay share a fabulous rapport. They've played husband and wife inAetraaz. She agreed to do so again because her character propels the story forward."          

 Kareena will also appear in an item song in the Hindi remake of Tamil hit, ‘Ramana’.

‘Gabbar’, produced by Sanjay Leela Bhansali and directed by Krish, is slated to release on January 23rd, 2015. The film also stars Shruti Hassan.

Sonam Kapoor No Longer In Shahrukh's 'Fan'

Sonam Kapoor who was once rumoured to be a part of Shahrukh Khan's film Fan is no longer a part of it. As per sources the actress was never offered the role to be played opposite Shahrukh Khan. However Sonam has been roped in to play Salman's love interest in his film Prem Ratan Dhan Payo which is being made under the Rajshri Banner.

Salman Khan in Dhoom 4 ?

 After getting A-listers like Aamir Khan, Hrithik Roshan and John Abraham to play villains in Dhoom series, now gear up for Bollywood's Dabangg Salman Khan to don the hat of a baddie. 

Yash Raj Films are planning to make "Dhoom 4" with Salman Khan in a never-seen-before avatar.

However, no lead actress has been confirmed till now but as per report says Katrina Kaif would be paired opposite him.

Ranveer Singh to play lead in Sanjay Leela Bhansali's 'Bajirao'

 

While names like Salman Khan to Shah Rukh Khan have been in news to play Bajirao it is now confirmed that Ranveer Singh will play the lead. Ranveer has worked with Bhansali in Ram-leela and looks like the two are quite comfortable as a director-actor duo. 

 

 

Bhansali has not finalised the leading lady of the film as yet. The film is slated to release in December 2015.

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