Shahrukh Khan is pitted against Amitabh Bachchan more than
often. They seem to share good rapport in real life but they are
rivals in reel life. Comparison is inevitable because Shahrukh is
called the 'Badshah of Bollywood' while Amitabh is called the 'Big
B'. However, Badshah has stepped into Big B's shoes more than
Shahrukh hosted Kaun Banega Crorepati show after Amitabh made it
so popular. Then he acted in the remake of Don, which has
Amitabh playing the lead role in the original. Now, the another
news is doing the rounds that Shahrukh is keen on remaking
Amitabh's Deewar. It is said that he has even finalised
the cast and has approached Yash Chopra, the director of the
original film, to take care of the new version too.
The grapevine is abuzz with the news that Shahrukh wants to cast
Saif Ali Khan and Kareena Kapoor along with Priyanka Chopra and
Boman Irani. However, people from Yash Chopra's camp said that they
are not aware of Shahrukh's plan to remake Deewar.
Moreover, it is said that the remake rights of the film has not
been sold yet.
So, is Deewar-remaking story just a creation of the
rumourmongers? Anything can happen because the final countdown for
the release of Shahrukh's much-hyped film Om Shanti Om has