His debut film, ‘Kai Po Che’ (2013) gained him rave reviews, prompting rumours of him being signed for a film by Karan Johar and Sanjay Leela Bhansali. However, contrary to reports Sushant Singh Rajput has confirmed this is not the case.
According to reports, Rajput apparently declined both offers from the filmmakers, however asTimes of India report Raput’s publicist issued a statement putting the rumours to rest. “Sushant is at the start of his career and he looks up to both Karan Johar and Sanjay Leela Bhansali and it would be an honour for him to be offered films by them. At present no offer has been made and he is busy shooting films, he had signed prior to the release of ‘Kai Po Che’.”
Rajput, has been signed for Rajkumar Hirani’s ‘Peekay’, which will also star Aamir Khan, Anushka Shamra and Sanjay Dutt.