MUMBAI - According to sources, King of Bollywood Shahrukh Khan and Hollywood handsome star Leonardo Di Caprio are set to appear in movie, titled 'Xtrme City', which is reportedly a crime thriller based on Mumbai’s underworld.
The movie is to be directed by Paul Schrader and will be co-produced by Sikelia Productions and SRK’s Red Chillies. Robert De Niro’s 1976 hit movie “Taxi Driver” was also written by Paul Schrader.
The script of 'Xtrme City' has been co-written by Paul Schrader along with Mushtaq Shiekh, the screenwriter who has on his credit ‘Om Shanti Om’ and ‘Ra.One’. He is also a good friend of Shahrukh Khan. The movie is planned to be shot mostly in Mumbai. According to sources the original idea came into existence when Shahrukh Khan went to Berlin for the promotion of his movie “My Name Is Khan” and Leonardo and Martin Scorsese came for their film ‘Shutter Island’. Mushtaq and Paul have been working on the script for a year now.