The Departed: Hrithik to step into Leonardo Di Caprio’s shoes


Hrithik Roshan will reprise the role of Hollywood star Leonardo Di Caprio’s role in the Hindi remake of Hollywood Oscar winning film, ‘The Departed’. The film will be directed by Vishal Bharadwaj and will be produced by Sajid Nadiadwala.

It would be the first time Hrithik teamed up with Vishal Bharadwaj. The film will be produced by Sajid Nadiadwala. The film is most likely to go on floor in October this year.

A source informed, “Sajidbhai is currently busy in his films. He has already completed Phantom with Kabir Khan, which stars Saif Ali Khan and Katrina Kaif. His next film Tamasha with Imtiaz Ali is already being shot with Ranbir Kapoor and Deepika Padukone. “

“Sajidbhai will now start shooting for Houseful 3, which is directed by Sajid Farhad and stars Akshay Kumar, Abhishek Bachchan and Ritiesh Deshmukh and follow it up with Sabbir Khan’s next Baaghi with Tiger Shroff and Rohit Dhawan’s next starring John Abraham and Varun Dhawan. The film has been titled Dhishoom. While he has his hands full with this film, one was wondering if he would be announcing his next film with Salman. However he has managed to surprise everyone and he is secretly working on a film which will star Hrithik Roshan and will be directed by Vishal Bharadwaj.”

Currently, Hrithik Roshan is busy with Ashutosh Gowariker’s period drama, ‘Mohenjo Daro’.