Aamir Khan pays late night visit to mother Zeenat’s home

Perfectionist Aamir Khan is on a strict protein-rich diet for his upcoming film, ‘Lal Singh?Chadha’. The actor has to shed about 20 kilos for his role. But Aamir Khan’s cravings for kebab dashed him off to his mother’s home at midnight.

According to Mid-day, “Aamir has adopted a special protein-heavy diet that consists of steamed or baked vegetables, greens, tofu, lentils, and multigrain roti. The diet has been so rigorous that the superstar started craving some of his favourite foods. So, over the past few weeks, he has been making midnight trips to his mother’s house, which is a stone’s throw away from his Bandra residence, to gorge on kebabs prepared by her. Keeping Aamir’s diet in mind, his mother has now started making diet-friendly vegan kebabs. She stocks her fridge with them so that the actor can help himself whenever he pleases.”

Kareena Kapoor Khan and Aamir Khan will romance on-screen in the movie, ‘Lal Singh Chaddha’.

According to a report in Mid-day, Aamir Khan wants to cast Kareena Kapoor to play his lady love in the film.

Kareena Kapoor is currently in London for Irrfan's ‘Angrezi Medium’ shoot and will be back in India in August. In between, she will return to India next month for a short period for her TV debut.

A source close to the development told the tabloid, "The chemistry between the characters must be effortless. Aamir wants Kareena to play the part. She is in London till August, shooting for Angrezi Medium. She will make a pit stop in Mumbai next month for her TV commitments. The final call on the casting will be taken then.

"Lal Singh Chaddha which is the official adaptation of Tom Hanks' Forest Gump and is scheduled to go on floors in October.

The film will be directed by Advait Chandan of Secret Superstar fame. Aamir Khan's production in collaboration with Viacom has bought the rights from Paramount.

At the media interaction, Aamir Khan said, "Uska naam hai Lal Singh Chadha. It's being made by Viacom and Aamir Khan Productions together. Iske director honge Advait Chandan, jinhone banayi thi Secret Superstar. Ek angrezi film ayi thi, Hollywood film, Forrest Gump, uska adaptation hai, we have bought the rights from Paramount."

Aamir Khan added that he has been trying to get the rights of Forrest Gump adaptation for the last 8 years. Lal Singh Chaddha will be shot in North India. "We are still on a recce for it, but it will be in India, Punjab, all the North side," Aamir revealed.

The perfectionist have t lose 20 kilos to potray the character and in on strict diet chart. He is currently on dal, sabji and roti and his dietician has briefed him about the diet chart.

During a book launch a few months ago, Aamir said, "I play a young man in the film, so I need to lose 20kg. I have already lost three and a half kilos in two weeks under the guidance of Dr Nikhil Dhurandhar."