Priyanka Chopra's cousin Parineeti Chopra, who is featured in
Ladies v/s Ricky Bahl is apparently the new blue-eyed girl
of Yash Raj Films. Parineeti has reportedly replaced Anushka Sharma
in Habib Faisal's next. Parineeti will be cast opposite Boney
Kapoor's son Arjun Kapoor in the film.
While it was earlier reported that Anushka Sharma would play the
female lead in the film, Aditya Chopra, who mostly takes the final
call in YRF is of the impression that Parineeti Chopra fits the
role perfectly. The official announcement will be made soon.
For all those who do not know....Before being featured in
Ladies Vs Ricky Bahl, Parineeti Chopra used to work in the
marketing section of Yash Raj Films. However, Aditya Chopra who
spotted her acting abilities thought that she was the 'actress
When a leading newspaper quizzed YRF, they denied that Anushka
was ever considered for the role. The spokesperson said that the
role in Habib's film needed a fresh face and they are yet to
announce their decision.