Amitabh Bachchan and Shahrukh Khan in Balki’s next

Amitabh Bachchan and Shahrukh Khan, the two dynamic actors of Bollywood will share the screen space again five years after the release of ‘Bhootnath’. Shahrukh and Big B were seen in movies like ‘Kabhi Alvida Naa Kehna’, ‘Mohabbatein’, Yash Chopra's 'Veer-Zaara' and Amol Palekar's 'Paheli'.

R Balki of ‘Cheeni Kum’ fame has roped the two big stars of Bollywood for his next venture. Buzz is that the film will co-produce by Big B's banner ABCL and SRK's production house, Red Chillies Entertainment. After from acting together, they will also involve in the movie promotion and marketing.

"The content of the film is a closely guarded secret but the two actors have agreed to work in the project because of its unique and interesting storyline," an industry source said. Balki was hunting for a suitable script for a long time and finally he found it.

This would be Shahrukh’s first film with Balki but Big B has worked with the maverick director in ‘Cheeni Kum’ and ‘Paa’.

Currently, Big B is shooting for Prakash Jha’s ‘Satyagraha’ in Bhopal with Ajay Devgn, Arjun Rampal and Kareena Kapoor. Meanwhile, Shahrukh Khan is busy with Rohit Shetty's ‘Chennai Express’.

Balki always surprises his audience with unconventional subject and according to insiders, his next project will also be away from the track and very interesting.