A distress call goes out; a super hero swoops in, saves the day and disappears into the shadows. Haven't you heard this before? After Hrithik Roshan starrer KRRISH and Goldie Behl's DRONA starring AB junior hit the Bollywood scene, now its Bollywood superstar King Khan's turn to play a Sci-Fi superhero in his next titled RA-1.
Tech-savvy Shah Rukh has come up with this unique title which means 'the Egyptian sun god for the hi-tech sci-fi film to be directed by Anubhav Sinha. Sinha who is an expert with two action movies, DUS AND CASH, is gung ho about this great challenge to his career, collaborating with Shahrukh with whom he finds a certain comfort level and creative freedom. It is heard that SRK is taking keen interest in the scripting of RA -1, which is being rolled under his own banner Red Chillies productions. This ambitious thriller is expected to hit the floors around September.
Meanwhile the makers are in search of a child artist to play second lead to the superhero. Though the film is said to cater to the kids but by the way it sounds no adult can possibly resist the temptation from this RA-1.
So will SRK resurface as the next big thing, flying the skies donning a cloak, leaping from skyscraper to skyscraper, saving the world and suddenly breaking into a song Bollywood style? Let's wait & watch...