Sanjay Leela Bhansali to launch Vinod Khanna’s son Sakshi


Veteran actor and politician Vinod Khanna’s two sons Rahul Khanna and Akshay Khanna have already made a niche for themselves in Bollywood. Now it is the turn of his third son Sakshi Khanna to make his big debut in the film industry.

Prominent filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali will be launching Sakshi in one of his production which will be a romantic musical.

The ‘Goliyo Ki Raasleela Ram-Leela’ director had met Sakshi three years ago. He was all praises for the young boy and said that not only was he passionate about acting, but also resembled his father Vinod in many ways. When Sanjay decided to go ahead with a script, he decided to cast Sakshi in the role.

The director had earlier also launched two star kids – Rishi Kapoor’s son Ranbir and Anil Kapoor’s daughter Sonam in his 2007 romantic film ‘Saawariya’.

Sanjay is currently busy with his upcoming film ‘Bajirao Mastani’ starring Ranveer Singh, Deepika Padukone and Priyanka Chopra. The film is set to release on December 25 this year.

‘Amar Akbar Antony’ actor Vinod will be seen in Rohit Shetty’s ‘Dilwale’ starring shah Rukh Khan and Kajol which is slated to release on December 18.

His eldest son Rahul debuted with Deepa Mehta’s ‘1947 Earth’and followed with films like ‘Bollywood Hollywood’, ‘The Emperor’s Club’, ‘Tahaan’ and ‘Dil Kabaddi’ and others. He also appeared in two episodes of television series ‘24’ which is the Indian version of the America series of the same name. He also appeared in some episodes of ‘The Americans’, an American television drama.

Akshay has also became a popular name with his successful films like ‘Taal’, Dil Chahta Hai’ and ‘Hulchul’ and others.