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Rajkummar Rao and Saif Ali Khan to star in ‘Jigarthanda’ remake?

Posted in Movies with tags , , , , , on July 21, 2019 by saifalikhanonline

The Hindi remake of Tamil hit Jigarthanda is finally happening five years after the original wowed the audience and critics alike with its gritty and intriguing plotline and impeccable performance of its lead cast. Sajid Nadiadwala who’s known for producing blockbuster masala entertainers has bagged the remake rights and Sonchiriya fame Abhishek Chaubey will be directing it. Now, we have got an exciting dope on its casting.

According to industry sources, Rajkummar Rao and Saif Ali Khan are likely to star in the lead in this commercial potboiler. While Rajkummar is almost finalized, Saif is believed to be still in talks with the makers. “Jigarthanda is a two-hero project. It revolves around a young aspiring filmmaker who decides to make a gangster film and follows a real-life gangster in search of a solid story. Siddharth and Bobby Simha made both characters memorable with their exceptional performances with the later even bagging a National Film Awards for Best Supporting Actor. Now in the Hindi remake, Rajkummar will be playing Siddharth’s character while Saif, if he comes on board, will be seen playing a notorious gangster for the very first time,” our sources informed us.

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Kubbra Sait To Play Saif Ali Khan’s Girlfriend in Jawaani Jaaneman

Posted in Movies with tags , , , on July 14, 2019 by saifalikhanonline

The source told the publication, “It’s not a pivotal character to the plotline. The makers didn’t need an A-lister to come for the same. They never discussed it with Kareena at all. There was no point of her doing or not doing it. She was never offered the part only.”

The director has already roped in another beautiful lady who will play Saif Ali Khan’s girlfriend in the film. It is to be noted that she has already worked with Saif in a Web Series. “They were talking to Aditi Rao Hydari too but have eventually locked Kubbra Sait for that role. Although the screen time might not be too much, the role is special. It’s about how his relationship with Kubbra also has a big effect on the dynamics that he shares with Alaia F who plays his beti in the film,”

Saif Ali Khan’s Sacred Games sequel likely to release in September

Posted in Movies with tags , , , , , on July 6, 2019 by saifalikhanonline

Saif is also gearing up for the promotion of Scared Games Season 2, which is one of the most anticipated series in India at the moment.

Saif Ali Khan is one of the busiest Khan’s in the industry. And the actor, who has an interesting lineup of upcoming films, is currently in London shooting for Jawaani Jaaneman. Meanwhile, Saif is also gearing up for the promotion of Scared Games Season 2, which is one of the most anticipated series in India at the moment.

A source close to the actor reveals, “Saif’s Sacred Games 2 was earlier supposed to release in June, but now, it will come out in the month of September. The film had to go through a few patchworks and finally, it will be releasing in a couple of months. As far as Saif is concerned, once he finishes shooting for Jawaani Jaaneman in London, he will return to India and begin promoting the series.”

In Netflix’s Sacred Games, Saif plays a cop, while the series also stars Nawazuddin Siddiqui and Pankaj Tripathi. However, the delay of Sacred Games Season 2 is not because of the actors, as despite their hectic shooting schedules, they have been highly committed towards all their projects.

Saif Ali Khan snapped with his friend and producer Jay Shewakramani on the sets of ‘Jawaani Jaaneman’

Posted in Movies with tags , , , , , , , , on July 4, 2019 by saifalikhanonline

Saif Ali Khan is currently busy shooting for his next film titled ‘Jawaani Jaaneman’ in London. The actor will be seen sharing the screen space with Pooja Bedi’s daughter Alaia Furniturewalla as Saif’s onscreen daughter. The team kickstarted shooting in the month of April. The film is helmed by Nitin Kakkar.

Recent pictures from the sets of the film show Saif Ali Khan with his friend Jay Shewakramani who also happens to be a producer of the film. Saif has collaborated with Jay for a three-film deal. The duo has in the past worked together on ‘Race’ and ‘Race 2’. Saif is now playing the lead in their first production ‘Jawani Janeman’ which is touted as a family comedy.

The film reportedly revolves around the story of a father and daughter.

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Khwab Dekhe is one of Saif Ali Khan’s best numbers: Bosco Martis

Posted in Movies with tags , , , , , on June 30, 2019 by saifalikhanonline

Recently, one of the contestants of Dance India Dance performed on the hit song Khwab Dekhe (Race), which is originally choreographed by Bosco Martis. The ace dance director, who is also judging the show got a bit nostalgic and shared a sweet anecdote about Saif Ali Khan on whom the song is picturised. He recalled that the Nawab of Pataudi requested that he wanted to rehearse for the entire day so that he could do a good job the next day. “I did not shoot with him that day. Next day, he arrived at 7 am and by 8.30 am we were rolling. I feel Khwab Dekhe is one of the best numbers that Saif has done and one must just watch him once to perform to it.”

Saif Ali Khan to play Indian diplomat in Shivam Nair’s directorial

Posted in Movies with tags , , on June 27, 2019 by saifalikhanonline

Saif Ali Khan, who is currently in London shooting for Jaawani Jaaneman alongside Tabu and Alaia F, will be seen as an Indian diplomat in his next film.

According to a report in a daily, Saif will be seen playing the role of JP Singh, India’s Deputy High Commissioner in Islamabad. It was Singgh who played an important role in bringing back a Delhi-based Indian girl named Uzma Ahmed from Pakistan.

The film will go on floors in February-March next year and Saif will soon begin prepping for the role

The report also mentioned that the rights to Uzma’s story had been bought by Sameer Dixit, Jatish Varma and Girish Johar. It will be directed by Shivam Nair. The story is being adapted for the big screen by Ritesh Shah whose upcoming films as writer include John Abraham’s Batla House and and Vicky Kaushal’s SardarUdham Singh.

Apart from Jawaani Jaaneman, Saif Ali Khan also has the second season of Sacred Games. He is also doing a film called Laal Kaptaan in which he plays a Naga sadhu.

Actors Not Responsible for Delay in Sacred Games 2: Saif Ali Khan

Posted in Movies with tags , , , , , on June 24, 2019 by saifalikhanonline

As per a report, the release of Sacred Games 2 has been delayed because both Saif Ali Khan and Nawazuddin Siddiqui have been busy with their upcoming projects.

“The protagonists of the show, Saif Ali Khan and Nawazuddin Siddiqui, are busy shooting for their upcoming projects. While Saif Ali in London for his home production Jawani Jaaneman, Nawazuddin has already given his dates to his brother’s directorial venture, Bole Chudiyan”.

However, Saif Ali Khan has refuted the claims. Saif Ali Khan said, “How absurd would it be for Sacred Games to be delayed because we both are doing something else. Of course, both of us are busy. But not at the cost of our commitments.”

On 20 May, Netflix India’s Instagram page hopped onto the Snapchat baby-filter bandwagon and posted a collage featuring baby versions of Kukoo (Kubbra Sait), Anjali Mathur (Radhika Apte), Katekar (Jitendra Joshi) and Bunty (Jatin Sarna). The caption, as usual, was very cryptic. “25 din mein school shuru hone wala hain (School will begin in 25 days)“, wrote Netflix in the caption of the photo. If we were to count, the days, the result would be 14 June.