Shah Rukh Khan will begin shooting for Imtiaz Ali’s next film with Anushka Sharma. The actor has also given his nod to Tanu Weds Manu Returns filmmaker Anand L Rai’s next film. The 50-year old actor is all set to play a dwarf in this movie.
The search for leading actress is still on. Now reports suggest that Deepika Padukone has been finalised to star opposite King Khan in this film. What many don’t know is that the role Deepika has bagged was also eyed by her rivals – Sonam Kapoor and Katrina Kaif.
Sonam’s relation with Anand goes back to Raanjhanaa days and it was speculated that the director might finalise Sonam for this role. However things did not work out and Deepika won the role at last.
A few months back, Deepika had mentioned that she misses working with Shah Rukh after Om Shanti Om, Chennai Express and Happy New Year. The actress’s wish is being fulfilled.
After the success of Bajirao Mastani, Deepika began to work on her Hollywood debut and will be next seen in Padmavati. – CINEWS