Filmmaker Aanand L. Rai has said he is “honoured” to direct Shah Rukh Khan in his next film, which is scheduled for theatrical release during Christmas next year.
“I feel honoured to work with him (Shah Rukh) and I will take some time for the film to move forward. I will take another year and a half. We are targeting 2018 December”
The director, who produced the recently released ‘Shubh Mangal Saavdhan’ under his banner, also said they would be announcing the title of the film shortly.
“Nothing has been decided yet but we will announce the title very soon” he said.
The ‘Dwarf’ film marks the return of the ‘Jab Tak Hai Jaan’ cast of Shah Rukh Khan, Anushka Sharma and Katrina Kaif. The film releases in theatres next year.