Farhan Akhtar denied rumours of playing cop in ‘Don 3’

Vastavam web: Filmmaker Farhan Akhtar today rubbished rumours that he would play the role of a police officer in “Don 3”.The 44-year-old director, who recently hinted at working on the script of the third installment with Shah Rukh Khan in the lead, took to Twitter to clarify.Akhtar and Ritesh Sidhwani’s production company, Excel Entertainment, owns the rights of the Amitabh Bachchan-starrer 1978 film “Don”.

Last year, Sidhwani said the team had started working on the script and the story.It was rumoured that Deepika Padukone would replace Priyanka Chopra – who played cop, Roma in the first two films of the franchise.