Shahid Kapoor won"t be starring in his mother"s directional venture. Neelima Azeem has cast Chandan Sanyal who starred with Shahid in the movie Kaminey as the male lead. There is also buzz that Neelima has cast Bhavna Pani to play the female lead in the movie. Bhavna was rumoured to have been Shahid's girlfriend in the early part of his career. Both went to the same college and were more than just good friends.
Neelima decided to cast Chandan after she was impressed with his performance in the movie Kaminey while Bhavna has been an obvious choice considering she has been like an own daughter to Neelima. Bhavna who is known to be a great dancer will be playing a playful nautanki dancer in the movie. Neelima has also decided to cast one more heroine in the untitled movie which will be produced by produced by Paul Mukul Taneja.