Shah Rukh Khan to play journalist in R Madhavan's 'Rocketry: The Nambi Effect': Reports

WION Web Team New Delhi, India Jun 07, 2020, 11.06 AM(IST)

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In the movie, Shah Rukh Khan plays a journalist who interviews scientist Nambi Narayanan. 

It's been a long time when we have seen Shah Rukh Khan on a big screen. Though the actor is active as a producer, he hasn't been part of any film since  Aanand L Rai’s 'Zero' came out in December 18.

Latest reports suggest, that he is going to play a cameo in R Madhavan's 'Rocketry: The Nambi Effect', a biopic on scientist Nambi Narayan.

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Earlier, the source said that the 'Zero' actor would be seen in a cameo in Ayan Mukerji's 'Brahmastra' where the actor will play the role of the scientist. The star-studded project that stars Alia Bhatt, Ranbir Kapoor and Amitabh Bachchan Nagarjuna, Dimple Kapadia. There has been no confirmation on the news from the director so far.

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Now, according to the reports, Shahrukh has shot for a small role in R Madhavan's upcoming film 'Rocketry: The Nambi Effect'. "Ayan and Maddy are extremely fond of SRK and believed no one but he fits the bill. Neither are run-of-the-mill cameos, but are integral to the plot and carry the narrative forward," a source said. 

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The source further added, " In the movie, he plays a journalist who interviews scientist Nambi Narayanan, and takes us through the protagonist’s journey in flashback."

Madhavan has also played the cameo role of NASA scientist in his 2018 film 'Zero'.