Aamir Khan’s movie Laal Singh Chaddha is in news for various reasons one of the reasons is One of the popular faces on TV, 40 years old Mona Singh, plays the mother to the 57-year-old Aamir in the movie. Many people started trolling Aamir Khan for this. Earlier Aamir Khan also speaks on this and Now Mona Singh opened up about her playing Aamir’s mother role in the movie.
Speaking about the controversy the actress said, “There was the whole thing going on. I didn't want to talk about it before because I wanted people to see the movie. And I am an actor. I am not playing Aamir Khan's mother, I am playing Laal's mother. As Laal ages, I age in the movie."
The actress also added, "It is not an Aamir Khan biopic where he is 57 and I am 40 and playing a mother. That would be wrong. Honestly, it did not once cross my mind that I might be doing the wrong thing. I was so confident and sure that most people would not question the age gap once they watched the film."
Laal Singh Chaddha is the official adaptation of Tom Hanks-starrer Forrest Gump. While Aamir has taken up Tom's role, Mona reprises the role played by Sally Field. It marks the reunion of Mona, Aamir, and Kareena Kapoor after their 2009 film 3 Idiots. Mona and Kareena played sisters in the film with Aamir playing Kareena's boyfriend, who delivers Mona's baby in a pivotal scene of the film.