Mumbai: Only last year, Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s ambitious project, a biopic on Urdu poet Sahir Ludhianvi, was announced and by the looks of it, the filmmaker has found his leading actor. Earlier, we told you that the filmmaker has roped in Bollywood’s King Khan, Shah Rukh to portray Sahir’s character on the silver screen. This will be SLB’s second collaboration with the actor after 2002 film ‘Devdas’.
The film, which will be titled as ‘Gustakhiyan’, will track the poet’s journey and also throw light on his personal life, his relationship with Punjabi writer and poetess Amrita Pritam and singer Sudha Malhotra.
Now recent reports suggest that Bhansali met Shah Rukh Khan last week to talk about the film’s script. Reports further reveal that the actor has already started prepping for his role.
If everything falls according to the plan, this might just be another masterpiece from Sanjay Leela Bhansali and Shah Rukh Khan. The two have already been spending time together for the film....