Shah Rukh Khan not playing Gujarati don: Farhan Akhtar

IANS| Updated: Oct 12, 2013, 18:51 PM IST

Mumbai: Filmmaker Farhan Akhtar has denied reports that Shah Rukh Khan will play a Gujarati don in his next production. He says the superstar essays a gangster instead.

"Don`t call him a Gujarati don! He is not playing any Gujarati don. The film is based in Gujarat and his character is based in Gujarat. He is playing a gangster in the film," Farhan told reporters here.

"The film deals with crime and law," he said.

The film will be directed by Rahul Dholkia.