Vijay Sethupathi confirms opting out of Aamir Khan's 'Laal Singh Chaddha'



Superstar Aamir Khan is currently busy with his upcoming film Laal Singh Chaddha which also stars Kareena Kapoor Khan in a key role. Apart from both the actors, South superstar Vijay Sethupathi was also set to make his Bollywood debut with the Advait Chandan directorial. However, later the reports were rife that Vijay backed out of the film due to issues with Aamir.

Now, the actor has confirmed not being a part of the project with Aamir anymore. When a Bollywood site contacted the actor to confirm the news, he replied with 'Yes'. Vijay Sethupathi was supposed to play the role of Aamir Khan's friend in the film. 

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Buzz was that Vijay had a fallout with Aamir on the sets of Laal Singh Chaddha over his physique. Later, it was believed that Naga Chaitanya was roped in as Vijay's replacement. 

Laal Singh Chaddha is directed by Advait Chandan and produced by Viacom18 Studios and Aamir Khan Productions. It also stars Kareena Kapoor Khan, Mona Singh and Manav Vij. It is written by Atul Kulkarni and is the official Hindi remake of Tom Hanks' Forrest Gump.

(Source: India Today)