Actor Aamir Khan is getting ready for the release of his much-anticpated film ‘Laal Singh Chaddha’. In the Hindi adaptation of the 1994 film, ‘Forrest Gump’, Khan will be essaying the role of Hollywood actor Tom Hanks.
As reported by News 18, actor Khan will be hosting a special screening of the film for Hanks in the United States. He is keen on showing the 65-year-old Hollywood actor his upcoming films ‘personally’. A source close to the team told the publication that Khan will reportedly be holding a screening of ‘Laal Singh Chaddha’ for actor Tom Hanks before its release worldwide as he is keen to know the senior actor’s ‘thoughts’ on the adaptation.
The film also stars actress Kareena Kapoor Khan, who filmed the movie during her second pregnancy.
The film is due to release on April 14, 2022. It has been directed by Advait Chandan and co-produced by Khan, his ex-wife Kiran Rao and Viacom 18 Motion Pictures.
“I have always loved Forrest Gump as a script. It is a wonderful story about this character. It is a life-affirming story. It is a feel-good film. It is a film for the whole family,” Khan said in an earlier interview.