For the past few weeks, the speculations of Shah Rukh Khan‘s leading lady in Anand L. Rai’s next were quite high. Many names like Anushka Sharma, Parineeti Chopra, Priyanka Chopra and Katrina Kaif had come but the latest news is that the makers have locked Deepika Padukone for the film.
According to some close sources from the project, Deepika Padukone has finally selected for the project in which Shah Rukh will play the character of a dwarf. Deepika has already given her nod for the film after going through the script.
Deepika Padukone, 30, had started her Bollywood career with Shah Rukh in Farah Khan’s romantic thriller Om Shanti Om (2007). Since then, Deepika had done so many films with him and this will be her fourth film with SRK after Chennai Express (2013) and Happy New Year (2014).
All these films were big grossers at the box office and now Deepika is gearing up for her another association of this most sort out superstar of the B-Town. Although, nobody knows the exact plot of this film but if goes according to reports, it will be a romantic-drama kind of movie filled with romantic scenes and dancing numbers.
Shah Rukh is currently spending his quality time with his family after wrapping up the shooting of Gauri Shinde’s Dear Zindagi which is slated to hit the screens on 25th November 2016 along with Vidya Balan’s Kahani 2.
On the other hand, Deepika has just wrapped up the shooting of her first Hollywood film XXX -The Return of Xander Cage with Vin Diesel. XXX is slated to release on January 20, 2017.