Saif Ali Khan

'Phantom' starring Saif Ali Khan
Saif Ali Khan

Saif Ali Khan is no stranger to the Dharma banner, having starred in Nikhil Advani directed Kal Ho Naa Ho۪ in 2003. It seems the actor is all set to return to the production house as it has come to light that he is likely to join the cast of Ae Dil Hai Mushkil۪.

Over the weekend, Karan Johar spoke about the new directorial venture which will star Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Ranbir Kapoor and Anushka Sharma. It has since emerged that the director had spoken to Khan about the film a few months back. Speaking to Deccan Chronicle, a source revealed, The film was offered to Saif a few months back. Karan met him and narrated the story. Saif, at that time, was also going through other scripts and was evaluating his options. Karan۪s love story caught his attention and after a while he got back to Karan saying he has liked it۝.

Karan and Saif will meet again soon to discuss the other logistics and the shooting schedules. Karan is aware that Saif is apt for the role and if all goes well, the shooting should begin mid-2015,۝ the source further adds.

It definitely seems that Johar already has a very interesting subject and cast in his hands and it seems there might just be blockbuster written all over it even just on paper.

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