Amidst the ongoing debates and controversies over the release of Bhansali's period drama Padmavati, the buzz around his forthcoming venture with SRK is getting louder with each passing day.
For a few months there are reports that, Bhansali is planning to collaborate with King Khan to portray the life of famous poet Sahir Ludhianvi and B-town diva Deepika Padukone has also been approached to play the lead role in the same.
If the latest media reports turn out to be true, fans will go crazy in 2018 as watching SRK and Deepika romancing on the screen is always a treat to eyes.
Earlier, their chemistry was loved in a bunch of Bollywood blockbusters like 'Happy New Year', 'Om Shaanti Om', 'Chennai Express' and 'Billiu'.
On the work front, while Shah Rukh Khan is currently busy shooting Aanand L Rai's untitled film, Deepika is gearing up for her upcoming release 'Padmavati' which is awaiting clearance from the CBFC.
Also starring Katrina Kaif and Anushka Sharma in the lead roles Aanand L Rai's next venture is scheduled to hit the screens on Christmas 2018.
On the other hand, Padmavati, produced by Viacom 18 Motion Pictures and Bhansali Productions features Deepika Padukone in the title role as Rani Padmavati, alongside Shahid Kapoor as Maharawal Ratan Singh and Ranveer Singh as Sultan Alauddin Khilji.