Exclusive: Saif Ali Khan wanted to play Ayushmann Khurrana’s character in ‘Andhadhun’?
Saif Ali Khan and filmmaker Sriram Raghavan have delivered some successful films in the past together. The two have not just shared a strong professional equation, but they are also extremely close to each other in real life.
However, the latest offering from Sriram Raghavan titled ‘Andhadhun’ saw Aayushman Khurana in lead. The film turned out to be a huge hit and when asked about what did he say to Sriram after watching the movie, Saif revealed that he said that the filmmaker should have casted him instead.
Saif exclusively said, “After watching the film, I did message Sriram saying ‘You should have taken me in ‘Andhadhun’.”
Further explaining his equation with Sriram he said, “Sriram and I are close but we are not friends parse we don’t hang out together and all. Having said that we do get along really well but we don’t have any false expectations.”
On the work front, Saif was last seen in ‘Baazaar’, which tanked at the box office. The actor is currently shooting for the second season of Netflix original series, ‘Sacred Games’ also starring Nawazuddin Siddiqui. The first season of the same has went on to garner accolades from critics and audience.