Shah Rukh Khan, Akshay Kumar in talks to star in remake of Malayalam film, Kodathi Samaksham Balan Vakeel
Shah Rukh Khan and Akshay Kumar are yet to confirm that they may share screen space for the remake of Kodathi Samaksham Balan Vakeel.
Akshay Kumar and Shah Rukh Khan may soon share screen space in the remake of Malayalam film Kodathi Samaksham Balan Vakeel. According to a report by Silverscreen, writer-director Unnikrishnan is in talks with the actors, though nothing has been finalised yet.
"Viacom is considering remaking the movie and discussions are in the initial stages. We are talking to both Akshay Kumar and Shah Rukh Khan for starring in the movie," he told the publication.
Kodathi Samaksham Balan Vakeel stars Dileep as a lawyer struggling with his professional life due to a speech impairment. Mamta Mohandas, Suraj Venjaramoodu, Siddique, Renji Panicker, Lena, Priya Anand, Aju Varghese and Saiju Kurup are also part of the cast.
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He had previously spoken about working with Kumar but had said that their sleep cycles would never allow them to meet on set. He had joked how he sleeps at the time Kumar starts his day.
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