Filmmaker Siddharth Anand is currently riding high on the success of his recent release Pathaan. The Shah Rukh Khan and Deepika Padukone starrer has been on a minting spree since its release. The success of his movies such as Bang Bang, War and now Pathaan has made Siddharth one of the most sought-after directors.
As per the latest rumours, Siddharth Anand has been roped in to direct Hrithik Roshan starrer Krrish 4.
Siddharth Anand to direct Krrish 4
As reported by sources to Bollywood Hungama, “As we all know, this is a superhero film and it requires a director who can handle scale and grandeur effortlessly and excel in the emotional scenes. He should also have an ear for hit music. Siddharth Anand ticks all these boxes. Also, Hrithik has worked with him and both share a comfort level.”
Sources further added that the talks with the director are at an advanced stage. It remains to be seen if Siddharth Anand will take up the offer and if he does then where will he find the time for it
Siddharth Anand’s upcoming movies
On the work front, post the super success of Pathaan, the popular filmmaker is currently busy with his next Fighter. The movie features Hrithik Roshan and Deepika Padukone in pivotal roles. Anil Kapoor is also a pivotal part of the film. This is Sidharth and Hrithik’s second collaboration post-success of War.
Reportedly he has also been roped in to direct Salman Khan and Shah Rukh Khan starerr Tiger vs Pathaan. The mega film is expected to release in 2025. Rumours abound that he is talks to direct Pan India star Prabhas.
Hrithik Roshan and Preity Zinta starrer Koi Mil Gaya was all about a kid who gets superpowers from an alien. It was soon followed by its sequel titled Krrish (2006), featuring Hrithik and Priyanka Chopra. The third part of the franchise features the Super 30 actor with Priyanka Chopra, Vivek Oberoi and Kangana Ranaut.