5 Movies Rejected By Saif Ali Khan

Saif Ali Khan is one of the biggest actors we have in our country right now with illustrious movies shaping his career trajectory like Dil Chahta Hai, Omkara, and Hum Tum. However, this national award winner has rejected some of the most popular films in the history of Indian cinema, let us take a look.

Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge: Yash Chopra wanted to cast Tom Cruise for his film DDLJ as he thought of portraying an Indo-American love story on screen. However, his idea failed to materialize. Later, Yash Ji was keen on casting Saif opposite Kajol. After Saif refused the role, Srk played Kajol’s love interest in the movie, and needless to say, the film is a milestone in the history of Indian cinema.

2 States: Before Arjun Kapoor, Saif Ali Khan got offered the role of Krish Malhotra in 2 States. After Saif rejected the offer, Srk rejected the offer as well.

Jugalbandi: Salman Khan wanted to make a movie named Jugalbandi and wanted to cast Pakistani actor Fawad Khan in it. However, after Pakistani artists got banned from performing in India, Salman approached Saif for the role. However, Saif could not give his dates for the movie. Eventually, the project got shelved.

Kuch Kuch Hota Hai: KJo offered KKHH to Saif Ali Khan. As Saif refused the given offer, Kajol’s fiancĂ© was played by none other than Salman Khan.

Race 3: Saif Ali Khan was part of the Race franchise from the very beginning. However, in the third part, Saif was approached for the parallel lead role alongside Salman Khan. Since Saif has always been the leading character in Race, he rejected the offer.