Amitabh Bachchan and Jaya Bachchan’s 1973 release, Abhimaan is one of the most loved films of the Indian cinema and now, the movie is all set to get its remake.
If reports are to be believed, then Tamil cinematographer Rajiv Menon wants to remake the 70s classic and he wants Big B and Jaya’s son Abhishek Bachchan and his wife Aishwarya Rai Bachchanto reprise their roles.
Just like the original Abhimaan, Abhi-Ash will portray the role of a couple who are singers but get distanced when the wife becomes more successful than the husband.
“For a very long time, Abhishek and Aishwarya have wanted to do another film together, and Abhimaanseems like a perfect vehicle to showcase their shared affections,” the source said.
Abhimaan revolves around a singer couple who get separated after the wife gets more successful than him. Abhishek and Aishwarya had been approached for a film called ‘Gulab Jamun’ as well.
The last time Junior B and the blue-eyed diva Aishwarya worked together was in 2010 for Mani Ratnam’s directorial Raavan. They have also worked together in Guru (2007) by the same director. Their fans have been wanting to see them together in a movie.
While, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan will be next seen in Anil Kapoor- Rajkummar Rao starrer Fanney Khan.