By Hindustan Times
Aamir Khan brought the Mumbai tapori into the limelight with his roles in Rangeela (1995) and Ghulam (1998). Now, 14 years later, nephew Imran Khan is following in his uncle’s footsteps by playing a similar character in Milan Luthria’s sequel to Once Upon A Time In Mumbaii (2010), where
he stars alongside Akshay Kumar and Sonakshi Sinha.
“Imran has agreed to sport the tapori look. Shahid Kapoor was earlier signed to play the character, but the role eventually went to Imran,” says a source from the film’s sets.
Imran is currently on a month-long break in Europe. The film will go on the floors in a couple of months and the actor is going to make sure he leaves no stone unturned in terms of understanding his role. He confirms, “My character belongs to the underbelly of Mumbai. So I will tr