‘I should say it when the time is right,’ Karan Johar says about his upcoming film with Salman Khan

Karan Johar spoke quite of Salman Khan as he opened up about casting him in a film. He stated he was once superstitious, would speak about the film at the proper time.

On October 15, Karan Johar celebrated the silver jubilee of his iconic film, Kuch Kuch Hota Hai (1998) with the aid of internet hosting a exceptional screening for fans, the place the filmmaker became up with Shah Rukh Khan and Rani Mukerji. Karan was once requested about Salman, who additionally seemed in a cameo function his debut movie Kuch Kuch Hota Hai. Karan additionally spoke back to a query on whether or not Salman and him are teaming up for the first time on a full-length film.

When requested if the collaboration is subsequently happening, Karan Johar said, “The factor is that I have to inform you that I have the deepest admire for Salman and his complete family. My father (Yash Johar) was once very shut to Salim saab (Salman Khan’s father and script writer). And I advised you how Salman stated sure to the movie (Kuch Kuch Hota Hai), he stated sure primarily based on the truth that he cherished my dad. And that has in no way left my heart. All I can say at this second is that that relationship will with any luck discover celluloid area very soon. I am now not announcing it, I am no longer denying it. I am superstitious about positive things. I sense like I ought to say it, when the time is right.”

Speaking about Salman’s cameo in Kuch Kuch Hota Hai as Aman, Karan additionally said, “A lot of actors had stated no for the section of Aman. And then, I met Salman at Chunky Panday’s party. He got here to me and said, ‘Only an really assured man or woman will do this film, and I am that person.’ I went to narrate the film, and at the cease of the first 1/2 he stated ‘I am doing the film’. I was once like, ‘But you come in the 2d half’, he went to say, ‘I don’t care, I understand the place it’s going. I definitely like your dad; I like your strength and am doing your film.’ I walked out and used to be like Salman Khan is doing the film. I instructed Adi (Aditya Chopra) that this movie has obtained truly massive now as we already had Shah Rukh, Kajol, and Rani.”

Earlier in September, Salman Khan and Karan Johar are teaming up for a film, which will be directed by using Vishnuvardhan. The movie in query will see Salman play the function of a paramilitary officer, and will go on flooring round December 2023. There has been no legitimate phrase on the identical yet.

Amid reviews that the crew of the Karan Johar’s Dharma Productions used to be in talks with Trisha, Samantha, and Anushka Shetty to come on board for the film, the portal had pronounced that Karan and Vishnuvardhan are but to forged any actors for the film. According to sources shut to the development, Vishnuvardhan was once busy finishing his dedication to a Tamil film, and would dive into the casting of Salman’s subsequent movie in October.

“Of course, there are two names that have been mentioned internally, however these are now not from the ones circulating in the media. Karan and Vishnu will begin having conversations with actors for the motion thriller set towards the backdrop of Indian Army from October,” published a supply shut to the development.