After Aamir Khan exited the Rakesh Sharma biopic, Shah Rukh Khan has taken up the role. However, as his entry into the film meant a new female lead was needed, it seems makers are looking for a good fit. As such, it seems Bhumi Pednekar is being considered.

According to TOI, Pednekar is the actress who is a front-runner for the role. She’s been approached to play Sharma’s wife in the film and has been in conversation with the about the role. However, she’s not signed on the dotted line as yet.

No doubt it would be great to see Khan with Pednekar but it remains to be seen whether she really does land the role.

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