Shahid Kapoor who is riding high on the success of 'Padmaavat' release and currently the actor is busy in shooting for his upcoming 'Batti Gul Meter Chalu'. The movie also stars Yami Gautam in a pivotal role.
According to the reports Shahid Kapoor has been approached to step into the shoes of Manoj Kumar in the remake of 'Woh Kaun Thi' which also starred Sadhana.
"While the cast of #WohKaunThi? the remake hasn’t been announced yet, the production house does have plans to feature two iconic songs from the original film in the remake: ‘Naina Barse Rimjhim Rimjhim’ and ‘Lag Jaa Gale’... Raj Khosla had directed the original film," a trade analyst tweeted.
According to another report, a source added that Shahid has signed a three-film deal with the production team and might be roped in for this.
"Shahid has developed a great rapport with the producers in the course of Batti Gul shoot. After this project, he is committed to doing two more films with the studio. So when they bought the remake rights of Woh Kaun Thi, he was one of the first choices to essay Manoj Kumar's role," a source told the daily.