Fatima Sana Sheikh has made her space in the Bollywood industry. Her debut in Dangal with Aamir Khan helped her to grab more opportunities in the industry. She also worked in Thugs of Hindostan. Her performance in both the movies achieved a lot of appreciation. Now there are rumors that she is being considered for Salute, the biopic on astronaut Rakesh Sharma. The movie stars Shahrukh Khan in the main lead.
According to the reports it is said that the filmmakers like her and have selected her as the main leading actress in the movie. Fatima, recently admitted that she was eagerly waiting to work with Shah Rukh Khan. It seems that her desire to work with SRK is soon going to be accomplished.
However, Fatima will also be working for the sequel of Life in a Metro which is an Anurag Basu directorial. She made the confirmation by stating, “As soon as I heard that he was making a movie, and was interested in casting me, I was excited. I didn’t care about the script. There are some directors whose worlds you simply wish to be part of, adding that apart from Basu, Rajkumar Hirani and Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s offerings are those she would shut her eyes and say yes to.”
Fatima considers Aamir as her mentor and a close friend. There were also rumors that she is in a relationship with Aamir Khan. In a recent interview, she admitted that she was really much affected by the light-up rumors. She said, “It’s very weird. My mother keeps on watching TV and the other day she showed me ‘Your photo has come’ and I was like ‘ Read the headlines to know what’s written.’ I used to get disturbed and I felt like I should to get disturbed and felt like I should explain myself.
She further added, “If someone accuses you of something, the first instinct is to come out and tell, system, why do you think it is like this? If you are an aggressive person, you will attack. If you are a submissive person, even then you will talk about it.”