New Delhi, June 15 : Rumours are making the rounds that Shah Rukh Khan will be soon seen in the role of a warrior in Aditya Chopra’s next directorial venture. (Read: Shah Rukh Khan’s son Aryan Khan’s funny picture shared by Navya Naveli Nanda will make you LOL!) Also Read - 25 Years of DDLJ: Twitter India Launches Cowbell Emoji to Celebrate The Iconic Romance

According to a Deccan Chronicle report, a source said that King Khan and the filmmaker, who have been negotiating about the story ideas for some time now, had discussions about the film even at the time of ‘Dilwale’ shooting. Also Read - 25 Years of DDLJ: Shah Rukh Khan- Kajol’s Bronze Statue to Feature at Leicester Square, London

The insider added that the director will first wrap up his current film ‘Befikre’ and then kick off the work on the ‘Fan’ star’s project. Also Read - IPL 2020 KKR Vs Mumbai Indians: Suhana Khan's Fans go Gaga Over Her Many Expressions During Match

The movie, which is in its pre-production stage, is likely to go on floors next year.

Earlier, the 50-year-old actor and Aditya have collaborated for the blockbusters like ‘Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge,’ ‘Mohabbatein’ and ‘ Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi.’