Ritesh Sidhwani, who co-owns Excel Entertainment with Farhan Akhtar, shared that a third instalment of the gangster drama is indeed in the making,
We will make an official announcement soon,” a news agency quoted Mr Sidhwani as saying. When asked if Farhan will return to helm the much-awaited sequel, Mr Sidhwani did not completely deny the possibility. “Wait for the announcement,” he said.
Earlier this year, Farhan Akhtar said several projects are keeping him busy at the moment but there will be an update on the Don sequel soon. When asked about it, he said in a Facebook chat session: “Soon I hope. Different things are happening right now, work related. You will hear about it soon.”
Farhan’s series of Don films feature Shah Rukh Khan in the titular role while Priyanka Chopra featured as a feisty cop in both the films. The first part released in 2006 while Don 2 arrived at theatres in 2011. Farhan Akhtar’s series of Don movies are the modern remakes of Amitabh Bachchan’s 1978 film cult film, directed by Chandra Barot.