Saif Ali Khan is reportedly in talks to sign on for Nikkhil Advani’s next film. The film is titled ‘Batla House’ and is based on the terrorist encounter in 2008 that occurred of the same name.
Advani offered the film to Khan who has expressed interest. His role would be of Inspector Mohan Chand Sharma, who led the encounter and was killed as part of the incident.
Times of India reported the director wanted an experienced actor to play this pivotal role and Khan showed interest. Whilst no official announcement has yet been made, talks are on between the two.
If Khan and Advani join up, it will be their third venture together after ‘Kal Ho Naa Ho’ (2003) and ‘Baazaar’ which is yet to be released.
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