The news about this movie is making so many twists and turns! Before it was Aamir Khan who was supposed to be playing the role of an astronaut, Rakesh Sharma on screen. But instead no one knows what happened to Aamir Khan and he passed the role to Shah Rukh Khan, to play the lead.
Salute is a movie based on the life of astronaut Rakesh Sharma who is the only Indian to travel in space. ‘Salute’ will be directed by Mahesh Mathai and it is produced under the banner of Siddharth Roy Kapur and Ronnie Screwwala.
There has been a report that ‘Jab We Met’ actress Kareena Kapoor Khan has signed the role of the lead actress opposite Khan in Salute. She is playing the role of Sharma’s wife, Madhu in the film who is an interior designer in the film and in real life. She has loved the script and wants to work on this.
Kareena Kapoor had made a statement to the media when she asked about her lead role in the movie, “Whatever film I choose I will let everyone know but at the right time.”
Shah Rukh Khan and Kareena Kapoor have worked together for many movies and they will be reuniting on screen after seven long years. Kareena’s was last seen in ‘Veere Di Wedding’. Khan has finished the shooting of Anand L Rai’s ‘Zero’, will be starting for the shooting of ‘Salute’ any time soon. The makers of the movie will be making an official announcement very soon about the lead cast.
Kareena Kapoor has also signed another movie with Karan Johar, which stars Akshay Kumar. We will see her making a comeback after her long gap from the Bollywood industry. We have not seen a dynamic performance of her for a long time, but with the kind of movies she is taking up it seems, she will rise up again.
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