Published On: Tue, Mar 15th, 2016

Fawad refused PK due to Kapoor & Sons



The Pakistani heartthrob Fawad Khan who is now all favorites in India has a hot commodity in Bollywood. The Khubsurat actor had to turn down a role in Rajkumar Hirani’s smash hit PK for the reason of Kapoor & Sons.

Fawad, film and television actor, singer and model, revealed the news in an interview by saying as, “When I was approached about it, I completely lost my mind because I had gotten such a good opportunity but, unfortunately, I couldn’t commit, as I had already given my dates to Kapoor & Sons. I only let any opportunities go when I am aware of all the aspects, but I regret it when I have to give something up due to commitment issues, which is what happened in the case of PK,” Khan has established himself as a critically and commercially successful actor in the Pakistani dramas and film industry as well as in the Bollywood.

The famous character of Sarfaraz was first given to Khoobsurat actor Fawad Khan, who couldn’t sign because of the busy schedule and after that it was given to Sushant Singh Rajput; he would have played Sarfaraz, the Pakistani man in the movie, who falls in love with Anushka Sharma’s character.

PK was the movie of Bollywood Mr. perfectionist, Aamir Khan, went on to become the highest-grossing movie in the history of Hindi cinema, which succeeds to collect more than Rs.300 crore at the box office.

But it’s ok, no harm, and no foul. The audience is thrilled by watching Fawad in Kapoor & Sons, Indian Hindi-language drama movie which is directed by Shakun Batra and produced by Karan Johar’s Dharma Productions. The cast includes Alia Bhatt Fawad Khan and Siddharth Malhotra in leading roles along with Rishi Kapoor, Ratna Pathak, Rajat Kapoor, and has released on March 18.


About the Author

Sidra Muntaha

- Sidra Tul Muntaha is a journalist (MA-Mass Communication and M.Phil in Mass Communication) based in Lahore. She is working as an editor at fashion, style and entertainment in the section of the Kooza. She writes fashion and entertainment articles for The Kooza News.

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