Shah Rukh Khan has always stated that his daughter Suhana wants to be an actress, while his son Aryan wants to be a director. Suhana is scheduled to debut as an actor soon, and the preparations for the same have already begun. According to our sources, Zoya Akhtar, a famous filmmaker, has been tasked with propelling Suhana Khan into the spotlight.
“Zoya has been working on the Indian adaptation of the International comic book, Archie, for the digital giant, Netflix. It’s a teenage story and she has been on the lookout to get multiple young actors on board to play a bunch of friends. While casting is still underway, she has found one of her central characters in Shah Rukh Khan’s daughter, Suhana. While Suhana has done a couple of short films before, Archie would mark her official foray into the world of show-biz. It’s in the nascent stage at the moment, and the final paper work will be done once Suhana and her father, Shah Rukh Khan okay the bound script for launch,” a source was quoted as saying by Pinkvilla.
The story revolves around Archie and his gang of friends – Reggie, Jughead, Betty, Veronica, Moose, Midge, Dilton, Big Ethel, Mr. Lodge, Miss Grundy, Pop Tate, Mr. Weatherbee, Smithers, Stevens among other fictional characters of Riverdale High School. Apart from Suhana, Zoya will debut two additional well-known personalities in the digital release. The shooting schedules, on the other hand, are unknown.
Suhana was last seen in her short film The Grey Part of Blue, for which she received positive feedback on social media. Theodore Gimeno directed the 10-minute short, which also starred Robin Gonella in a crucial part.
When it comes to Shah Rukh Khan, the actor is currently filming Pathan, an action thriller, at Yash Raj Studios in Mumbai. He plays a spy opposite Deepika Padukone in the Siddharth Anand-directed film, with John Abraham playing the villain. Following Pathan, he will work on the Atlee directed actioner, which will feature him in a double role and is set to begin production in October 2021. In addition, he has the Rajkumar Hirani film in his kitty.