Marking the first death anniversary of Late Bollywood choreographer Saroj Khan, Bhushan Kumar has announced that his production company, T-Series, has acquired the rights to produce India's first female choreographer Saroj Khan’s biopic. The film’s director and cast members have not been declared yet.
"My mother was loved and respected by the entire industry but we have closely seen her struggle and fight to become who she was. We hope with this biopic, will be able to tell her story, her love for us, her passion for dancing, and her fondness for her actors and respect to the profession with this biopic," said Sukaina Khan, daughter of the late choreographer.
Added her son Raju Khan, who is also a Bollywood choreographer: "My mother loved dancing and we all saw how she dedicated her life towards that. I am glad I followed in her footsteps. My mother was loved and respected by the industry and it is an honour for us, her family, that the world can see her story."
Saroj Khan passed away on July 3 last year at the age of 71 due to cardiac arrest.