Pakistani actress Mahira Khan is all set to make her Bollywood debut opposite Shah Rukh Khan in upcoming film 'Raees', revealed co-producer Ritesh Sidhwani on Twitter.
"Our leading lady in #Raees @themahirakhan @iamsrk @rahuldholakia @FarOutAkhtar," Sidhwani posted on Twitter along with a picture of Mahira.
Mahira Khan is all set to romance Shah Rukh Khan in her Bollywood debut 'Raees'. Picture courtesy: Ritesh Sidhwani's Twitter account
Mahira Khan, best known for her performance in Pakistani film 'Bol' (2011), was recently seen in TV series 'Humsafar' opposite heart-throb Fawad Khan.
'Raees' will be helmed by 'Parzania' director Rahul Dholakia, and produced by Farhan Akhtar and Ritesh Sidhwani under Excel Entertainment.
Nawazuddin Siddiqui is also a part of 'Raees', confirmed Rahul Dholakia in one of his tweets.
"Both nervous and excited to be working with 2 extremely versatile, brilliant and diverse actors in #raees - @iamsrk @Nawazuddin_S. Lethal !" posted Dholakia.
Buzz is that Shah Rukh will be playing a gangster based in Gujarat, while Mahira will essay the role of his wife in 'Raees'. Nawazuddin is believed to portray the character of a cop who is up against SRK in the film.