Aishwarya Rai Bachchan is currently busy filming Fanne Khan opposite Anil Kapoor and Rajkummar Rao. As per the reports in a leading Indian daily, the actress will be essaying double role in her next film, for which she will commence the shoot in March-April next year. The film is an untitled thriller. Moreover, Raat Aur Din remake is also in progress.
A source close to the development told the leading Indian daily, “The film is ready to go on the floors and is expected to be shot in Europe mid-next year. Aishwarya has also shown interest in the Raat Aur Din adaptation, details of which are expected to be finalized soon.”
Confirming the news, producer Prernaa Arora said, “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.”
Prernaa Arora also revealed that the planning of Raat Aur Din remake is currently under process.
“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,” Arora said.