Saif Ali Khan appears to be having a busy year as he’s got his hands full with plenty of films right now!
The actor has only recently finished up Raja Krishna Menon’s father-son comedy ‘Chef’ in February, succeeded by Akshat Verma’s ‘Kaalakaandi.’ This was followed by Gaurav Chawla’s Nikkhil Advani-produced 'Baazaar' in May where he works with Chitrangda Singh, Radhika Apte and newbie Rohan Mehra.
Now, as per reports, Saif has bagged 'Soorma,' where he'll be working with Navdeep Singh of NH10's fame. Saif will be seen in the avatar of an Afghan warrior and the film is under the production of Honey Trehaan.
Honey Trehaan has been a casting director till now and has also been reported to be directing Vishal Bhardwaj’s period gangster film in the coming days, which stars Deepika Padukone and Irrfan Khan. With ‘Soorma’,Trehaan will debut in the field as a producer.
As per our sources, only Saif has been finalised as of now, with the rest of the star cast still to be decided. The source also confirmed that Saif is will soon be playing a warrior again in Aanand L Rai’s yet untitled venture, which will shed light on the Battle of Buxar.