Gossip: Shah Rukh in a Marathi film?
A certain political party wants Marathi cinema to be raised to a higher level.
Juicy Mausi seems to be back in action with the latest from SRK's stable. According to the buzz, Shah Rukh Khan will star in a Marathi film or two in the future. A certain political party wants Marathi cinema to be raised to a much higher level.
It is believed this party wants Marathi films to be larger than life, a la Bollywood. They want an award ceremony like the Filmfare Awards, and are planning on roping in Badshah Khan for some of their films, as his presence will guarantee a superb opening. What has been widely heard is the actor might not charge his fees for acting in these movies, since he might not want to invite trouble anytime in the future.
While it is uncertain if the superstar is aware of their plans, it has also been heard that Marathi actors in Bollywood will be approached too. These will include the likes of Nana Patekar and Makrand Deshpande, who will be more than willing to contribute to Marathi cinema.
So, we don't know how good SRK's Marathi is, but here's to let you know and be prepared for the arrival of Shah Rukh Khan - The Marathi Manoos!