Rajkummar Rao May Step Into Dharmendra’s Shoes For The 1975 Chupke Chupke Remake

Buzz is, Rajkummar Rao has been roped in to play Dharmendra’s role in the 1975 classic comedy Chupke Chupke, which also starred Amitabh Bachchan and Sharmila Tagore

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Rajkummar Rao May Step Into Dharmendra’s Shoes For The 1975 Chupke Chupke Remake
It’s raining remakes. A few days back, T Series honcho Bhushan Kumar announced the remake of 1978’s cult classic film Pati Patni Aur Woh starring Kartik Aaryan, Bhumi Pednekar and Ananya Panday. The film will be helmed by Mudassar Aziz. Now, a latest report suggest that Kumar has roped in Luv Ranjan for the remake of Dharmendra and Amitabh Bachchan’s 1975 comedy film Chupke Chupke.

Yes, you heard that right! While the details of who will play Big B on-screen, a Mumbai Mirror reports suggests that Rajkummar Rao has been roped in to portray Dharmendra’s role of aka Professor Parimal Tripathi aka Pyarelal in the new rendition.

Dharmendra In Chupke Chupke
Dharmendra In Chupke Chupke

A source close to the development has told Mirror, “Chupke Chupke is an iconic film and a favourite of many, including Rajkummar. He loved the idea of a remake and has agreed to come on board. It will have Raj in the dual avatars. The script is still being finalised, while the director and the rest of the cast are yet to be locked but the team is really excited about this one.”


As we have seen in the film, Amitabh Bachchan plays Dharmendra’s best friend who pretends to be Professor Parimal, but actually is Sukumar Sinha who is an English lecturer. Sharmila Tagore played the role of Dharmendra’s wife. With just Rajkummar’s name finalised for Dharamendra’s role in the remake, we can’t wait for the official announcement of the entire cast and the title of the film.

Chupke Chupke Poster
Chupke Chupke Poster

Apart from the Chupke Chupke remake, Rajkummar Rao, who was last seen in Ek Ladki Ko Dekha Toh Aisa Laga alongside Sonam Kapoor, will next be seen in Mental Hai Kya opposite Kangana Ranaut, Made in China opposite Mouni Roy, Rooh Afza opposite Janhvi Kapoor and Turram Khan.


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