The Kapoor sisters of Bollywood aka Karisma Kapoor and Kareena Kapoor Khan manage to grab eyeballs every now and then. Kareena is currently enjoying the success of her latest release Good Newwz with Akshay Kumar, Diljit Dosanjh and Kiara Advani in the lead roles. Karisma Kapoor, on the other hand, is making her comeback with ALTBalaji and ZEE5’s upcoming web series. And now as per the latest reports, Karisma and Kareena might share the screen space in Khalid Mohammed’s upcoming project.
The writer-director Khalid Mohamed in his recent interview with a leading daily has also affirmed that he wants Kareena and Karisma to share the screen space for the sequel of ‘Zubeidaa’ titled ‘Rutbaa’. He said, “While I haven’t talked to them, I trust they would think about my offer. It would be a dream for me to see them together in Rutbaa. If Kareena and Kareena say yes to it, it would work. And if the sequel is made through my book, The Imperfect Prince, which is reality and fiction, Rekha, Anil Kapoor, Karisma, and Kareena would be on my priority list.”
For the unversed, the National award-winning film Zubeidaa (2001) was helmed by Shyam Benegal and was written by Khalid Mohammed. The movie featured Karisma Kapoor, Manoj Bajpayee, Rekha, Surekha Sikri, Amrish Puri, Farida Jalal, Shakti Kapoor, Rajit Kapoor and Lillete Dubey. To tell you, Karisma Kapoor played the role of Zubeida Begum in the movie, who got hitched to Maharaja Vijayendra Singh of Fatehpur of Jodhpur, played by Manoj Bajpai.