Shah Rukh Khan Confirms Aamir Khan Will Play Krishna in Mahabharata
The supposed dream project of Aamir Khan ‘Mahabharata’ was said to be in the planning stage till now. Media reports suggest that Mahabharata was to be made on a budget around Rs 1000 crore and Aamir is planning to release it as a seven-part web series.
Putting all the speculations to rest, Shah Rukh Khan now confirmed that Aamir has acquired the rights of ‘Mahabharata’ and he will play the role of Krishna.
During a chat with DNA, he was asked about what kind of roles he would like to play, Shah Rukh replied ‘Krishna from Mahabharata’. He said, “Krishna from Mahabharata has already been taken by Aamir so I will not be able to do that.”
Aamir was supposed to be a part of astronaut Rakesh Sharma’s biopic, but he backed out of the film and forwarded the offer to Shah Rukh Khan in order to work on his dream project.