Get Daily Updates In Email
Published by Nishita Sharma on 09 Jul 2021
Chaitanya Akkineni on Friday shared a photo with actor Aamir Khan, Kiran Rao and director Advait Chandan from Laal Singh Chaddha’s sets. “Grateful #Bala #LaalSinghChaddha,” the actor tweeted, confirming that he is a part of Aamir’s upcoming production. In the photo, Chaitanya can be seen dressed in an army fatigue.
— chaitanya akkineni (@chay_akkineni) July 9, 2021
After Aamir and Kiran announced their divorce last week, this is the first photo featuring together. The couple in the joint statement had said that they will continue to work together. It was also mentioned by them that, “We remain devoted parents to our son Azad, who we will nurture and raise together. We will also continue to work as collaborators on films, Paani Foundation, and other projects that we feel passionate about.”
Chaitanya plays a character named Bala, a soldier from South India. In the photo we can see both Chaitanya and Aamir are dressed like soldiers. The shooting of the movie is taking place in Ladakh, and as per reports, Chaitanya will complete the shoot for his part in July itself. The project also marks Chaitanya’s first Bollywood debut.
Laal Singh Chaddha is being produced by Aamir and Kiran together under the banner of Aamir Khan Productions in association with Viacom18 Studios. Movie is an official adaption of Hollywood film ‘Forrest Gump’ which had Tom Hanks in lead. The female lead is to be played by Kareena Kapoor Khan. It is expected that film will be released by the end of this year