The hit 1969 film '
is officially set to be remade.
Shah Rukh Khan
will be producing the film after all these years.
The original 'Ittefaq' was produced by B. R Chopra's banner and was directed by the late Yash Chopra. Ittefaq' was Yash Chopra's first film with the top actor of his time Rajesh Khanna.
The story was of a painter, portrayed by Rajesh Khanna. The film will be directed by
, grandson of B.R Chopra.
will be taking over the production part or the remake.
Abhay is also penning the script for the film and while SRK is not acting in it, the cast is yet to be chosen. The film will go on the floor later this year as SRK is busy with other movie projects and is also suffering from a knee injury.