Mahira Khan casting opposite Shah Rukh Khan in upcoming movie Raees is due to her exceptional acting, though her popularity is an added bonus.
Mahira Khan Popularity has no boundaries at all, the gorgeous Pakistani has earned immense credibility and fame in Pakistan and today she is known as the high paid actress in Pakistani Television industry.
Her true innocence, acting skins, and mind-blowing expression has made her one of the leading actress in entertainment industry, started her career in the blockbuster Humsafar. Her fame has crossed the borders and reached to India, where her drama was screened in Indian channels and the fan following has reached to the 7th sky.
Mahira was already very famous in Pakistan, especially her role as Khirad in the hit drama serial ‘Hamsafar’ won the hearts around the world. The people in India are awe struck by Mahira Khan’s beauty and talent and her fan club is increasing day by day.
Recently Mahira is offered an Indian film. She had many projects in the pipeline but she wanted to opt for the best script. The director of the upcoming film Raees, Rahul Dholakia has chosen the Mr. King Khan in the lead shared that Mahira Khan’s popularity was not the main reason for him to choose her to play the heroine in his film.
“Mahira’s popularity is just an added bonus for us. We signed her because the film is set in a Muslim ghetto of Gujrat and the character needs to possess a particular look that we found in her. We were lucky to come across Mahira,” said the director of Raees.
People in India already love the pair of Shahrukh and Mahira because it is fresh and they look good together. When asked if the Pakistani diva will have any visa issues the director said, “There are no problems with American actors coming here. Why should there be a problem with a neighboring country? Having said that let me add that her presence is the producers’ issue. My job is to shoot the film. And this time I’ve terrific producers.”