Karan Johar recently announced that he will be producing a biopic on Kargil war hero Vikram Batra, with actor Sidharth Malhotra playing the lead role. Now according to certain reports, Katrina Kaif has been approached for the same.
A close source to a portal revealed that the makers recently had a meeting with Katrina Kaif and they are very keen on casting her in the film. The source further revealed that Katrina Kaif is yet to sign on the dotted lines.
Though the official announcement hasn’t happened yet, a source close to the film informed us that the crew has approached Katrina Kaif for the same. “Katrina Kaif has been in talks with the team and the actress has given her nod too. Katrina initially had given a chunk of dates for Bharat for which she was approached. However, things didn’t work out in that movie which is now being done by Priyanka Chopra. When Katrina was offered this movie, she was more than happy to give her dates. The official paperwork is yet to happen,” reveals our source.
The movie, which is being helmed by Vishnu Varadhan, goes on floors this year. Earlier the movie was slated to begin in May, Produced by Dharma Productions, the film based on Vikram Batra.
Katrina Kaif and Sidharth Malhotra were seen together on the big screen in ‘Baar Baar Dekho’. Though Katrina and Sidharth’s pair was liked by the audience the film failed to make a mark at the box office.
On the other hand, Katrina Kaif is currently shooting for next Aanand L Rai’s directorial ‘Zero’ along with Shah Rukh Khan and Anushka Sharma.
322 total views, 1 views today