After having a fair share of delays and casting issues, Shah Rukh Khan’s upcoming film Raees is finally on track! SRK, who will be romancing Pakistani actress Mahira Khan in the film, will be sharing a screen space with Nawazuddin Siddiqui for the first time. At a recent event, when Shah Rukh was asked about the Rahul Dholakia directorial he had a lot to say about his co-stars!
Said Shah Rukh, “I will start shooting for Raees in March probably. I think the cast is really wonderful. My co-stars Nawazuddin Siddiqui and Mahira Khan are very accomplished actors and now I would have to excel and perform like them.”
Talking about Mahira, the actor was all praises for her, as he said, “Rahul (Dholakia) liked her. She suited the film a lot. I have seen a little bit part of her television stuff. I have met her and she is marvelous actor.”
Raees is being co-produced by Farhan Akhtar and Ritesh Sidhwani.