Finally, after a lot of anticipation, Kareena Kapoor Khan‘s Veere Di Wedding finally hit theatres. The film was awaited since it was Bebo’s film after the birth of son Taimur Ali Khan. Also, it was getting four powerhouse actresses together. Apart from Bebo, Veere Di Wedding also stars Sonam Kapoor Ahuja, Swara Bhasker and Shikha Talsania. There has been a lot of buzz about Kareena’s next post VDW. We now hear the actress has been signed opposite Shah Rukh Khan in Salute and Akshay Kumar in Raj Mehta’s next.
According to a report in Deccan Chronicle, Kareena has agreed to play the heroine in Salute opposite SRK which is based on Rakesh Sharma’s life. The report also stated that she was approached for the film before but she was waiting for the response to Veere Di Wedding. Salute was to earlier star Priyanka Chopra and Aamir Khan in lead roles. Talking about Bebo’s second film, Akshay has been apparently finalised as the actor in Karan Johar’s much talked about film with the actress which will be directed by Raj Mehta.
Talking about this film, Kareena will be seen playing a mommy in this film. A source while talking about the film had earlier told DNA, “Given how Kareena plays the role of a mom in real life, she was the perfect fit. The film is a unique take on marriage and relationships. It’s a romcom with a sweet message. When Bebo heard the script, she instantly liked it.”