Wednesday, March 11, 2015

It’s raining casting coup…Big B and Aamir Khan in Hollywood film while Ranbir Kapoor and Aamir Khan in PK sequel?

Filmmaker Vidhu Vinod Chopra after the mega success of MUNNABHAI series and Aamir Khan starrer PK is yet again in news, this time, for becoming India’s first director to make his debut in Hollywood with his movie BROKEN HORSES. The movie has Thomas Jane, Vincent D'Onofrio and Anton Yelchin in the lead and is widely being applauded by the biggest icons of Hollywood - James Cameron and Alfonso Cuaron. 

Flying high at the appreciation for his movie Vidhu Vinod Chopra is now toying with the idea of creating a casting coup in the international cinema by aiming to cast star of millennium Amitabh Bachchan and Mr. Perfectionist Aamir Khan together in a Hollywood movie.

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Opening his heart out at the trailer release of the his film BROKEN HORSES, he said, “ I am blessed that Indian cinema’s two great actors Amitabh Bachchan and Aamir Khan have agreed to unveil the trailer launch of my first Hollywood project BROKEN HORSES but it is my desire to cast the two legends in an English movie for global audience.” 

He added, “It will be wonderful to work with Mr. Bachchan and Aamir Khan in an English language film for the world audience. Let’s aim for that.”


While on one hand Vidhu Vinod Chopra speculated to cast Amitabh Bachchan and Aamir Khan together; on the other hand, the same day, film wizard Rajkumar Hirani at the launch of the DVD of PK declared another casting coup of bringing Aamir Khan and heartthrob of millions Ranbir Kapoor together in sequel of PK!! 

Answering to a volley of questions about the sequel of PK, Hirani said, “PK writer Abhijat Joshi is writing the sequel of PK and I really hope he brings Ranbir and Aamir together yet again.” 

“From whatever is written I can assure the story is shaping well and the sequel looks better than the prequel. The movie will also have Anushka Sharma, Sushant Singh Rajput and Boman Irani,” he informed.