Aamir Khan to star in Forrest Gump remake

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aamir khan forrest gump movie Aamir Khan will play a pretension purpose in a Hindi instrumentation of Forrest Gump. (Express photo: Varinder Chawla)

Superstar Aamir Khan, on a arise of his 54th birthday, announced he is remaking Hollywood actor Tom Hanks’ Oscar-winning 1994 film Forrest Gump. Titled Laal Singh Chadha, a film will be destined by Advait Chandan.

Advait done his directorial entrance with Aamir’s prolongation try Secret Superstar in 2017. He was a star’s manager before branch a film director.

“I have an proclamation for my fans and media. we have finalised my subsequent film and it is patrician Laal Singh Chadha. It is a reconstitute of American film Forrest Gump. It is being done by Viacom 18 and Aamir Khan Productions. Advait Chandan will approach it. We have bought a rights from Paramount Pictures,” he told reporters.

Aamir Khan also common he will be wearing a turban and his purpose requires him to strew 20 kilos. The actor combined that he has already started a credentials that will final for 6 months.

The film will go on floors in Sep and should recover someday subsequent year.

“I have always favourite Forrest Gump. It is a smashing story. It is a feel-good film. It is a film for a whole family,” Aamir added.

Aamir Khan’s mother Kiran Rao, who was also benefaction during a press meet, suggested a actor’s diet for a role.

“He has blending to this diet faster than he did during Dangal. He started a routine final week and he has mislaid a few kilos. And it is such a tasty, healthy diet. we am really happy. Everyone feels like holding it up,” she said.

Based on a 1986 novel of a same name by Winston Groom, Forrest Gump was destined by Robert Zemeckis and created by Eric Roth.

Besides Tom Hanks in an Academy-winning performance, a film also starred Robin Wright, Gary Sinise, Mykelti Williamson and Sally Field.

Forrest Gump won 6 Academy Awards including Best Picture, Best Director, Best Actor, Best Adapted Screenplay, Best Visual Effects and Best Film Editing.