Acclaimed singer, Akon will soon be making his Bollywood debut in Anubhav Sinha’s latest venture, Ra.One. Sources say that the director and lead actor of the film, Shah Rukh Khan were keen to have an international star to be included in the film.
Apparently, on his recent trip to the USA, SRK had a meeting with Akon who is willing to be part of the Bollywood production which also stars Kareena Kapoor.
Other international stars who have appeared in Bollywood films lately include Snoop Dogg in Singh is Kinng and Kylie Minogue in Blue.
Akon, who performed at the closing ceremony of the IPL (Indian Premier League) in South Africa last year has been signed for an undisclosed amount.
Ra.One will have music scored by Vishal and Shekhar.