Finally the cast of Shuddhi has been finalised. After much controversies, Karan Johar found a lead role for his dream project, Shuddhi which was apparently shelved as the filmmaker was not getting the perfect cast.
Khan has bagged Shuddhi and in an interview recently,
Salman accepted to have signed Karan Johar's dream project,
Shuddhi. Of late, Shuddhi has been in the news
for its star cast issues. Karan Johar's first choice was Hrithik
Roshan who would have suited the role perfectly. However, due
to health issues, Hrithik had to turn the offer down. This made
Kareena Kapoor also leave Karan's project. In an interview some
time back, Kareena said that Shuddhi has been shelved and Karan
Johar is working on some other movie which is a remake of a
However, the confirmed news of Salman signing Shuddhi
has just turned the game completely. Karan's ambitious project
which originally starred his favourite on-screen pair, Hrithik and
Kareena was speculated to be dropped. But the Dabangg actor has
accepted the offer and bagged the role.
This is the second time Karan and Salman will be working
together after Kuch Kuch Hota Hai. Of late,
the growing friendship of Salman and Karan has been the news for
gossip mongers as Karan is one of the closest friends of Shahrukh
Khan who is an arch rival of Salman.
Since a few months, Salman was rumoured to have signed
Shuddhi, and Salman's confirmation has just finalised that
Karan and the Kick star will finally work together leaving
their past behind. Here are some of the reasons to know why Salman
might have signed Karan Johar's dream project,
Why Salman Might Have Signed
Growing Friendship With Karan Johar
Salman and Karan Johar always maintained their distance due to
Shahrukh Khan who is close to Karan but a rival of Salman. However,
Salman covered the gap when he appeared on the first episode of
Karan's chat show this season.
The Popularity Of Dabangg Star
Everyone knows that Salman Khan is one of the ruling Khans in
the industry with only hit films off late in his pocket.
Karan Has No Khan Factor
Neither Shahrukh nor Aamir showed interest in Shuddhi. Even
Hrithik had to turn down the offer due to health issues. So the
friendship with Salman might have worked Karan focus on his
Karan's Desire To Work With Salman
After Kuch Kuch Hota Hai, Salman and Karan never worked
Salman Said Karan Is Not Casting Him
At some occasions, Salman said that Karan is not casting him in
his films. May be they had a discussion and Salman liked the role
so he signed Shuddhi.
Issues With Shahrukh Khan
Of late, the rumours of growing differences between BFFs
Shahrukh and Karan Johar has been doing the rounds. It is stated as
one of the reasons why Salman and Karan are getting close and now
working together as well!