Shah Rukh Khan is currently working back to back to complete his next film – Zero which is being directed by Aanand L Rai. The film also stars Katrina Kaif and Anushka Sharma in important roles. The actor will be seen playing a vertically challenged person in the film. The superstar will wrap this film by April as the film needs a lot of post-production work so that it releases in December this year. (ALSO READ: Deepika Padukone, SRK-Gauri And Ranveer Singh Make Heads Turn At The Hello Hall Of Fame Awards )

Though there hasn’t been an official announcement on SRK’s next, according to a report in DNA, the actor will soon begin work on the Rakesh Sharma biopic after wrapping up Zero. A source was quoted saying, ” SRK will wrap Zero by April end, after which he will be busy for the next three months prepping up for his character in Salute. He will be doing his own research with his team and studying the nuances to play the astronaut. That’s why he’s taken a three-month break in between to devote himself fully to the biopic. ”

A while ago, buzz suggested that the actor is also planning to begin work on Don 3. The film will go on floors next year and will be extensively shot in Dubai and Abu Dhabi. Neither Priyanka Chopra nor Deepika Padukone will be a part of the franchise, instead, a fresh face will be seen opposite SRK in the action thriller. 2019 looks super-promising for the actor with Salute and Don 3.