Shah Rukh Khan and Mahira Khan starrer Raees had emerged a HIT at global box office. Made at budget of INR 1.27bn the film had roped in INR 2.72bn globally.
The film was a silver screen debut for Mahira Khan in Bollywood however the things didn’t go as planned. The film couldn’t see release in Pakistan due to various reasons however the fans loved the chemistry and pairing of King Khan and Mahira. The romantic track Zalima became extremely popular as the song has over 190 million views on Youtube.
However, in a recent interview with Iffat Omar, the model and actress Iman Aly revealed that she was offered the lead role in Raees before Mahira Khan. The revelation came as a surprise as the star said that she had received a call and when she asked for the script, they didn’t like that.
“The person who called me informed me that the role was with Shahrukh Khan in Raees. I asked them to send me the script. I don’t think they liked that” said Iman Aly.
Iman is easily one of the top film actresses in Pakistan who has been seen in three films so far and two of them emerged a mega HIT. The actress said that reading script is her right.
“It’s my right. I have noticed even here if you ask for the script, people start getting offended which is not right and shouldn’t happen.” said Iman
Iman Aly will next be seen in Tich Button alongisde Farhan Saeed, Feroze Khan and Sonya Hussyn. Keep an eye out on this space for more.