Acclaimed Pakistani actor in Bollywood, Fawad Khan is expected to play the role of Indian star batsman Virat Kholi in an upcoming Bollywood movie ‘MS Dhoni.’ The movie is claimed to be based on the story of the Indian cricketer Mahendra Singh Dhoni’s dramatic journey and is slated for release on 22 October 2015.
While an Indian actor Sushant Singh Rajput is confirmed to play the role of MS Dhoni, Fawad Khan is expected to play the role of Virat Kholi, a friend and fellow member of MS Dhoni in Indian cricket team.
When contacted by an Indian newspaper, the film director Neeraj Pandey said that he was not at liberty to make any comment. “I have signed a non-disclosure agreement and am not allowed to say anything,” he said.
Recently, Pakistani heartthrob Fawad Khan has singed a couple of Bollywood movies for this year, including “Mr. Chalu” against Prianka Chopra and “Kapoor and Sons” against Alia Bhatt and Sidart Malhotra.