Aishwarya Rai And Abhishek Bachchan May Act Together Again In Anurag Kashyap's Film

Aishwarya Rai And Abhishek Bachchan May Act Together Again In Anurag Kashyap's Film

Aishwarya and Abhishek Bachchan at the amfAR gala in Cannes. (Image courtesy: Abhishek Bachchan)

Highlights

  • Abhishek and Aishwarya have co-starred in films like Guru, Raavan
  • They may star in Gulab Jamun, which will be produced by Anurag Kashyap
  • The film will be directed by a newcomer
New Delhi: Actor couple Aishwarya Rai and Abhishek Bachchan have reportedly been approached to co-star in a movie to be produced by filmmaker Anurag Kashyap, according to India Today. Abhishek, 41, and Aishwarya, 43, have reportedly been locked in for a script written and to be directed by a newcomer in Anurag's Phantom Films. The film is a rom com titled Gulab Jamun, says a report in India Today. Abhishek and Aishwarya co-starred in films like Dhai Akshar Prem Ke, Kuch Naa Kaho, Umrao Jaan and Guru before getting married in 2007. After that they've co-starred in Ram Gopal Varma's Sarkar Raj, with head of the family Amitabh Bachchan, and in Mani Ratnam's Raavan.

Abhishek and Aishwarya married in 2007 and they have a five-year-old daughter named Aaradhya. Earlier, there were reports that Mani Ratnam would direct Aishwarya and Abhishek together in a film but were soon refuted by the filmmaker and the actor.

Recently, Abhishek shared a picture from the sets of the Mani Ratnam-directed Raavan:
 
 

#flashbackfriday on the sets of Ravan in 2008.

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Aishwarya Rai and Abhishek Bachchan have also worked together in Yash Raj Film's heist drama Dhoom 2, the second in a series that Abhishek headlines, in which Aishwarya was cast opposite actor Hrithik Roshan. Aishwarya also danced to Kajra Re with Abhishek and Big B in their film Bunty Aur Babli.

Meanwhile, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan was last seen in 2016 film Ae Dil Hai Mushkil, directed by Karan Johar and co-starring Ranbir Kapoor and Anushka Sharma. After appearing in Sanjay Leela Bhansali's 2010 film Guzaarish, Aishwarya took a sabbatical to raise her daughter Aaradhya. She returned to films in 2015 with Sanjay Gupta's Jazbaa, which turned out to be a box office turkey. She was next seen in Sarbjit, a biopic on the Indian who died in a Pakistani jail.

So far, Abhishek and Aishwarya Bachchan have made no announcement - neither denying nor confirming - about Anurag Kashyap's film.