Long time ago news says that a biopic being made on Indian astronaut Rakesh Sharma and that titled ‘Salute’,Aamir Khan was supposed to play the male lead.But now report say’s that actor opted out of the film and Srk will play the role.
Priyanka Chopra was offered the role of the as leading lady but she not part of the film.Reports were doing the rounds that Kareena Kapoor Khan was one of the top contenders to step into Priyanka’s shoes,but the latest update suggests that these are just rumours
Report says ,There are several offers,roles and films discussed with actors. Not all of these discussions materialize into films on the big screen. And not all of them really constitute as offers on the table. Salute is surely not on the menu for Kareena.”
Salute, directed by Mahesh Mathai, will tell the story of Rakesh Sharma, the first Indian to travel into space. Buzz is that the film will go on floors either in December this year or early next year.
Meanwhile, Shah Rukh is currently engrossed in the shoot of Zero which also stars Katrina Kaif and Anushka Sharma. Zero is slated to release on December 21, 2018.