Almost sixty years after Bharat Bhushan played Baiju Bawra, Aamir Khan could soon reprise the role of the legendary gypsy singer in a new Bollywood film, a media report said Monday.
"Bollywood's 'Mr Perfect' Aamir Khan has been picked for a special role, which nobody except him will be able to essay. Film-maker Krishna Shah wants Aamir to play the role of the wandering singer," the Urdu daily Jang reported.
According to the report, the project was lying dormant for a long time as Shah was involved in his film Mother: The Indira Gandhi Story but now Shah is determined to take it forward.Krishna has already approached Aamir for the role, while A.R. Rahman has been roped in for the music.