Fawad Khan wooed film industry together with his acting skills and attractive personality; but, the actor lost an enormous opportunity within the Indian industry apparently thanks to Saif Ali Khan.
Bollywood’s director Akshat Verma recently disclosed that Fawad was approached for the lead role in his forthcoming picture ‘Kaalakaandi’ before Saif Ali Khan offered the role. The director additionally same that the UTV was in talks with Fawad before Saif took away the role.
“Fawad Khan was imagined to be one among the actors we tend to talk to once the project was with UTV. it absolutely was around 2013… He was getting to play the role Saif plays. however ultimately everything happens for a reason and for the simplest. nobody might have done the role higher than Saif,” Akshat same in associate degree interview with PTI.
Interestingly, Akshat additionally same that his “instinct for Saif was right” considering the role was written keeping Saif in mind. “When I initial messaged Saif, I didn’t get a reply from him. once I finally met him, it absolutely was virtually 2 years to the date I had texted him, and that i still have the message saved.”
“This time, he had browsed the script as a result of Ashi [Dua, one among the producers] had sent it to him. The same ‘ok we tend to area unit on’ in 5 minutes. that the fundamental measure was, on one hand, 2 years and on the opposite, simply 5 minutes to induce Saif,” he added.
‘Kaalakaandi’ is scheduled to release on Jan 12 next year.