Tom Hanks' Oscar-winning Forrest Gump is getting a remake

Tom Hanks in Forrest Gump
But instead than another Hollywood translation, the new manifestation of the heart-getting story is really being made in Bollywood, with Indian performer Aamir Khan set to play the primary man himself.

At a media occasion held in Mumbai, Khan shared the exciting news, saying: "We have purchased the rights from Paramount, I have constantly adored Forrest Gump as a content. It is a brilliant anecdote about this character. 

"It is a vibe decent film. It is a film for the entire family," he included, while likewise referencing that generation will commence in October. 

Bollywood has liked Hollywood movies as of late, with revamps apparently assembling velocity; this incorporates 2014's Bang! Blast!, which was an adjustment of Tom Cruise and Cameron Diaz activity film Knight and Day. 

The first Forrest Gump was discharged in 1994 and coordinated by Robert Zemeckis. It at that point turned into a genuine Oscars dear by guaranteeing six trophies at the honors service. 

Just as winning for Best Picture, Zemeckis strolled home with the Best Director gong, while Hanks got his second progressive Best Actor grant in the wake of winning the earlier year for Philadelphia.