Aishwarya Rai Bachchan was last seen in Ae Dil Hai Mushkil as a co-star with Ranbir Kapoor and Anushka Sharma. Currently, the actress is busy with her upcoming project, Fanne Khan, along with Rajkummar Rao and Anil Kapoor. Well, here is some good news for Aishwarya fans. Next year besides Fanne Khan, Aish will also be featuring in the remake of Nargis starrer Raat Aur Din – in a double role. The film is a thriller.
Speaking to Mumbai Mirror, Prernaa Arora revealed:
“Working with Aishwarya on Fanne Khan has been a pleasure. Now, there are two more films we are collaborating on with her. Siddharth Anand will be co-producing the film with me, which is an edgy thriller. This film will see Aishwarya in a double role and we will soon finalize the leading man opposite her.”
Talking about the remake of Raat Aur Din, she said:
“It will be a homage to Nargisji and is a special project for all of us. Aishwarya has already said that she would love to play the main role. I have also discussed the project with Sanjay sir (Dutt), and he has approved of the idea and our choice of Ash to play the role originally essayed by his late actress-mother.”
This will be the third time Aishwarya will be seen playing a double role. She had played a double role in Iruvar and Jeans.