Filmmaker Farah Khan Kunder says she will “itch” to return to directing, but insists it won’t be the much-speculated remake of Amitabh Bachchan’s “Satte Pe Satta”.
Farah, known for films such as “Main Hoon Na” and “Om Shanti Om”, last directed in 2014 in Shah Rukh Khan’s film “Happy New Year”.
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“I know (I’m out of direction). But I hope this year. Two years have passed in COVID. Before that I enjoyed my life, I watched my children grow up, I travel. But now it’s itchy again, make a movie,” he said. here filmmaker-choreographer to journalists on the sidelines of IIFA Weekend and awards ceremony.
Farah has been involved in the remake of the 1982 action comedy, which also featured Hema Malini, Amjad Khan, Ranjeeta Kaur, Sachin, Shakti Kapoor, Paintal, Sudhir, Inderjeet, Sarika, Kanwaljit Singh, Prema Narayan, Mac Mohan. and Kalpana Iyer.
Many names have been added to the title of the remake, including the name of actor Hrithik Roshan.
Asked if the project he would return to directing with “Satte Pe Satta”, Khan replied, “No. Not right now. It’s about to fall.”
The director will host IIFA Rocks 2022 with actor Aparshakti Khurana on Friday, featuring artists such as Devi Sri Prasad, Tanishk Bagchi, Guru Randhawa, Honey Singh, Neha Kakkar, Dhvani Bhanushali, Zahrah S Khan, Dhvani Aseeshanushali and Kaur.
The IIFA Awards will be held at Etihad Arena, part of the Yas Bay Waterfront on Yas Island, Abu Dhabi, in collaboration with the Ministry of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi (DCT Abu Dhabi) and Miral.