Ever since Shah Rukh Khan’s film Zero bombed at the box office, it was being reported that King Khan is reconsidering his decision of working in the biopic based on the life of Rakesh Sharma titled Saare Jahan Se Achha as King Khan wanted to be extra cautious in his choice of films and wanted to strictly stay away from doing space films. And while all the fans were stilling reeling from the news of SRK backing out from the film, there is news that the makers of the film have already found another lead actor to step into the shoes of Rakesh Sharma. That’s right!
According to a report in, the makers of Rakesh Sharma biopic have approached Vicky Kaushal to step into SRK’s shoes. Although there’s no official confirmation on the same, but according to reports, given Vicky’s series of hit films, the makers are sure that he will do full justice to the role of Rakesh Sharma. A few days earlier, when the writer of Saare Jahaan Se Achcha, Anjum Rajabali, was asked about SRK stepping down from the film, he rubbished the rumours and maintained that SRK is very much part of the film. A few months back, while promoting Zero, SRK had expressed his excitement of working in the biopic as he had said, “I thank Aamir, who was to do the film for calling me and telling me about the role as it would suit me.”
According to the producer of the film, Siddharth Roy Kapur, the film is expected to go on floors shortly. On the work front, last Shah Rukh Khan was seen in Aanand L.Rai’s Zero starring Anushka Sharma and Katrina Kaif and in the film, SRK played the role of a vertically challenged man. Also, soon, as reports suggest, Shah Rukh Khan will start shooting for Don 3 by the end of 2019 or early 2020.