If you’re going to step into the shoes of Karisma Kapoor for an upcoming film, it won’t be an easy feat. Karisma Kapoor was one of the most popular actresses of her time and continues to have a huge fan base. Despite having been away from the big screen for quite some time now, the actress still has quite the presence in Bollywood. She makes regular appearances at events, graces the red carpet and has even made a guest appearance on reality dance show, Dance India Dance. She continues to have a growing presence in the industry and has won the hearts of audiences the world over.
And now, new Bollywood entrant, Sara Ali Khan is getting the once in a lifetime chance to step into her shoes for David Dhawan’s Coolie No.1 opposite Varun Dhawan. Coolie No.1 is the remake of Govinda and Karisma Kapoor’s film by the same name and during a recent interview, Sara Ali Khan was questioned about stepping into the actress’s shoes, she had said that the character of Malti is a big responsibility.
With any newcomer into the industry, Sara Ali Khan could not believe that she got the opportunity to recreate the magic that Karisma Kapoor created on screen and Sara Ali Khan hopes and prays that she can do justice to the role. “I cannot believe that I have got the golden opportunity to recreate the magic that Karisma Kapoor created on screen. I hope I can do justice to it,” Sara Ali Khan shared. Sara Ali Khan has watched all of David Dhawan’s films, and therefore, she feels privileged to be part of this project. She was also all praises for her co-star Varun Dhawan and mentioned what a great time she had working with him.
Other than Coolie No. 1, Sara Ali Khan will also be seen in Imtiaz Ali’s Aaj Kal opposite Kartik Aaryan and the film is slated for release on Valentine’s Day 2020. As for now, Sara Ali Khan has jetted off to Sri Lanka with her friends for a quick getaway and has been taking to her Instagram account to share glimpses of her vacay with her fans.