“As of now I am busy with Raees (producer of the film). Directed by Rahul Dholakia the film is set to release on January 25. The remake version came in 2006 and saw SRK stepping into the shoes of Big B and it also starred Priyanka Chopra and Boman Irani in pivotal roles. Actor-filmmaker Farhan Akhtar says he has no immediate plans of coming up with the third installment of Rock On and Don. The second installment of King Khan’s Don released in 2011 with the Fan star and Priyanka reprising their roles. Then I have Nikhil Advani’s film, it’s a special film. Directed by Shujaat Saudagar, Rock On 2, a musical drama film, which is a sequel to the 2008 movie, “Rock On!!”. Also read |Kriti Sanon not doing Lucknow Central, confirms Farhan Akhtar
Farhan is excited about Raees featuring SRK, Mahira Khan and Nawazuddin Siddqui in the lead. Both the installments are produced by Farhan Akhtar and Ritesh Sidhwani. There has been a buzz about Don 3 since quite sometime. The film received mixed to positive reviews and was affected by the the Centre’s announcement to demonetise higher-value currency notes. We are not thinking about Rock On 3 and Don 3 at the moment. By: PTI | Mumbai |
Published:December 11, 2016 7:22 pm
Farhan Akhtar last appeared in Rock On 2, with Shraddha Kapoor. As and when we have plan, idea we shall let everybody know about it,” says Farhan in an interview here. On acting front, Farhan will be seen next in Nikhil Advani produced film Lucknow Central. Farhan and Sidhwani brought the rights of Amitabh Bachchan-starrer Don to be made with Shah Rukh. We all are charged up to promote the film. But time and again the makers have insisted that they haven’t cast anyone and they will not begin work on the third part soon. “Rock On 2”, released in November this year, which had Shraddha Kapoor, Farhan, Arjun Rampal, Purab Kohli, Shashank Arora, and Prachi Desai in lead roles.