Farhan Akhtar’s 2006 remake of the original Don (1978) was an ambitious effort in its own right. Don: The Chase Begins Again, the first movie in Farhan Akhtar’s Don franchise, not only performed well commercially but was also received well by critics. Don 2, released in 2011, Six years after the release of Shah Rukh Khan’s ‘Don 2’, it now looks like things are falling into place for the third instalment.
Now, according to reports in DNA, Farhan has already developed the script. A source has been quoted as saying, “He had bounced the idea off to SRK, who liked it. Farhan had taken a break from acting and channelised all his energy into developing the script for this film of the Don franchise. He has finally locked the script and things are moving in the right direction.” He will be allegedly be seen playing a desi cop and donning the ‘Wardi’ as part of the film will be shot in India.
However, fans expecting to see Priyanka Chopra as Roma in the film may be disappointed. Her character is not needed in this storyline and a new cast will reportedly be brought on board for the film. Once Farhan finishes the script, it is being said that Shah Rukh will back the project that is expected to go on floors mid next year and is eyeing a 2020 release.
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