Posted on May 5, 2015 at 12:28 am

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Irrfan Khan foregoes Ridley Scott’s The Martian for Piku

Actor Irrfan Khan will shortly be appearing alongside Amitabh Bachchan and Deepika Padukone in Indian family comedy drama, Piku, turning down Ridley Scott’s The Martian in the process. However, the actor is hopeful of another chance to work with the Hollywood director.

Irrfan Khan
Irrfan Khan

He says,

“I was hoping to do The Martian and Piku but the schedule did not permit. I hope to work with Ridley Scott again. It was a second miss as I was earlier supposed to work with him in Body of Lies but that also did not work out.”

Piku hits theaters May 8th!