It seems Shahid and Mira decided to take a short vacation before the actor gets busy shooting Sanjay Leela Bhansali's magnum opus Padmavati, co-starring Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh. Shahid will be seen as Raja Ratan Singh, husband to Deepika's Padmavati, while Ranveer will play the role of Alauddin Khilji.
Apropos of nothing, Mahaan Karz was uploaded on YouTube some days ago and has been circulating on social media since. The 17-minute film was based on a fable from the Bible and directed by Dinesh Lakhanpal, who, as explained via mail, has incorrectly been identified as a friend of SRK from stage
In 1991, a year before he made his Bollywood debut opposite Divya Bharti in Deewana, 25-year-old SRK played the lead role in an Easter-themed short directed by his theatre buddy Dinesh Lakhanpal
"Varun, who had stopped signing films to focus on Shuddhi, is now scouring for challenging scripts, indicating that the film has been shelved. He is now busy with other projects - his brother Rohit Dhawan's Dishoom to be followed by a gangster flick. Alia, too, will shortly begin shooting with Shah Rukh Khan for Gauri Shinde's next," reveals a source