After completing the medical observations at London Bollywood star Irfan Khan has returned to India. Irfan was undergoing medical treatment for a neuroendocrine tumor in London. The actor made his flight into London last year after getting diagnosed with a minor form of cancer.
As per the reports coming in from the B-Town, the actor will start prepping up for his next film. Irfan Khan will return to the big screen with the sequel of 2017Hindi Medium and as earlier we reported, the shooting of the film will go on floors soon. Though the actor has not given any statements about the upcoming project yet, reports have suggested that Radhika Apte and Radhika Madan have been approached to play the female leads in the movie.
People aware about the developments taking place inside informed entertainment portal that due to certain reason title of the movie might be changed, “Also, since the story, this time around will be about Irrfan’s beti wanting to go abroad for further studies, the film will be shot in the US and London. Even the title is likely to change. The producers are planning to call it English Medium.”
Earlier it was reported that makers of the movie approached Kareena Kapoor Khan to play the film’s female lead. It was also reported earlier last year that Shah Rukh Khan and Kajol would also be joining Irrfan for the sequel.
Meanwhile, a report coming from the B-Town is suggesting that the makers of Hindi Medium flew down to London to meet Irrfan and the narration of the script was held there. While Hindi Medium was directed by Saket Chaudhary, its sequel is being directed by Homi Adajania.
On the work front, in addition to Hindi Medium 2, a biopic on Udham Singh, to be directed by Shoojit Sircar, is Irrfan Khan’s pending project. His film with Deepika Padukone, to be directed by Vishal Bhardwaj, has been postponed indefinitely. Meanwhile, he opted out of Amazon’s web series Gormint. Karwaan was his last Bollywood release, which hit the screens while he was in London.