Mumbai: Aamir Khan has discussed Shah Rukh Khan’s cameo in the movie while promoting his forthcoming film, Laal Singh Chaddha. In an interview with a foreign media persons Mr. Khan claimed that he approached SRK because he was searching for “the most iconic celebrity in India.” Forrest Gump, a 1994 masterpiece directed by Robert Zemeckis and starring Tom Hanks, was translated into Hindi as Laal Singh Chaddha. Aamir Khan produced the movie together with Kiran Rao and Viacom 18 Motion Pictures,
In A clip of the interview that has gone viral, Aamir Khan is heard saying, “Shah Rukh is a friend, and I told him that I needed someone who could symbolise what Elvis represented in America and is the most iconic star in the world.”
In Laal Singh Chaddha, Aamir Khan shares screen space with his 3 Idiots co-stars Kareena Kapoor and Mona Singh. This film will be the Bollywood debut of Naga Chaitanya.
In Laal Singh Chaddha, Kareena Kapoor will play the role of Rupa. The actress said, “It was not ego, it was just I’d never done it before, so I was nervous. And when I told Saif, he said he thought it’s really cool. You should do it.