Farhan Akhtar replaces Abhishek Bachchan to star opposite Priyanka Chopra in The Sky Is Pink

Farhan Akhtar to reunite with Priyanka Chopra in The Sky Is Pink

Farhan Akhtar,Abhishek Bachchan,Priyanka Chopra Farhan Akhtar replaces Abhishek Bachchan to star opposite Priyanka Chopra in The Sky Is Pink Source : Press

Recently, it was reported that Priyanka Chopra is undergoing prep for Margarita With A Straw director Shonali Bose's next The Sky Is Pink which would feature the actress opposite Abhishek Bachchan. However, as per the reports, Abhishek Bachchan's oust from the project has led Farhan Akhtar to bag the lead role opposite Priyanka Chopra, which marks the second collaboration of Farhan Akhtar with Priyanka Chopra after Dil Dhadkne Do.

The actor-filmmaker is touted to play the husband of Priyanka Chopra in the film, whereas Zaira Wasim plays their daughter. The film's shoot will commence in August and it would be interesting to see Farhan and Priyanka reuniting for The Sky Is Pink.

Although, confirmation about Farhan Akhtar's involvement in the project has been doing rounds, an official announcement on the same will be released soon.

Priyanka Chopra will begin to shoot for the film before Bharat wherein she is playing the lead role opposite Salman Khan.
The Sky Is Pink revolves around the true story of a 13 year old girl named Aisha Chaudhary, who passed away due to a disease called pulmonary fibrosis. After getting diagnosed with the dreadful disease, the girl delivered inspirational speeches and even authored the book, My Little Epiphanies.

The girl became a motivational speaker at various prestigious events like TEDx, INK conferences. However, the girl departed her soul at the age of 18 on 24 January 2015.

Meanwhile, Farhan Akhtar's next production venture is a sports biopic titled Gold starring Akshay Kumar, which is based on independent India's unbeatable strike in Hockey at the Olympics, which won the Indian team its first gold medal in the Olympics.