Saif Ali Khan and Kangana Ranaut were all set to share screen-space in Reema Kagti’s upcoming film ‘Mr Chaalu’. However, Saif decided to let go of the film due to remuneration issues with producers Excel Entertainment.
Now, Sujoy Ghosh of ‘Kahaani’ fame has signed Saif and Kangana for his next film which will be a Hindi adaptation of the novel ‘The Devotion of Suspect X’.
According to wikipedia, the story of the novel revolves around a wife who kills her abusive husband, along with her daughter. A neighbour helps the two in disposing the body and also plotting the coverup. The rest of the story promises to be edge of the seat intense police investigation drama.
Saif will be playing the investigating officer and Kangana will play the role of the wife who kills her husband and daughter.
The untitled film will be produced by Balaji Motion Pictures.