Aamir Khan’s Laal Singh Chaddha will clash with Hrithik Roshan’s Krrish 4 at the box office on Christmas, next year.
amir Khan‘s film Laal Singh Chaddha (a remake of 1994 Hollywood classic Forrest Gump), will hit the screens on Christmas, next year. Trade analyst Taran Adarsh took to Twitter to share the release date of the adaptation.
“Mark the date… Aamir Khan’s new film #LaalSinghChaddha to release on #Christmas 2020… Stars Aamir in the title role… Directed by Advait Chandan… Written by Atul Kulkarni… #Viacom18Movies,” the tweet reads.
— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) May 4, 2019
However, the Thugs of Hindostan actor, who will step into the shoes of Hollywood actor Tom Hanks in the Hindi adaptation, will be clashing with Hrithik Roshan‘s Krrish 4 at the box office.
According to Rakesh Roshan‘s tweet in January 2018, Hrithik’s upcoming film Krrish 4 will also be released on the same date, December 25, 2020. The fourth part of the Krrish franchise was announced on micro-blogging website on Hrithik’s birthday.
Today is perhaps the best day to make the release day of Krrish 4 official. Christmas 2020 it is. A gift for all of you on Hrithiks birthday. Happy birthday @iHrithik
— Rakesh Roshan (@RakeshRoshan_N) January 10, 2018
Aamir Khan, on the other hand, has been prepping for his role in the Forrest Gump remake. The 54-year-old actor, who believes in getting into the skin of the character as per the script ‘s demand earlier revealed that he will lose 20 kg for young Laal Singh Chaddha.
“I play a young man in the film, so I need to lose 20 kg. I have already lost three and a half kilos in two weeks,” the actor said.
Talking about the shoot location for the upcoming film, Aamir earlier said, “We are still on a recce for it, but it will be in India, Punjab, all the Northside.”
The actor also revealed that his Rang De Basanti co-star Atul Kulkarni, who has written the script of Laal Singh Chaddha, shared the idea of the adaptation during the shoot of 2006 released film.