Shahrukh Khan maybe chanting Happy New Year even in his dreams right now but very soon he will be start shooting for Yash Raj Film Fan.
The big question about who the leading lady was a mystry. However, the latest buzz is that the role has been bagged by none other than the 'Barfi!' girl Ileana D' Cruz.
Although, there were many names which kept popping up for the role opposite SRK, from Shuddh Desi Romance fame Vaani Kapoor to Parineeti Chopra, now it looks like the leggy lass Ileana got lucky.
If this rumour turns out true then this would be the first time that Shahrukh and Ileana would come together on-screen. Turns out to be one interesting pair right, readers?
Ileana D'Cruz is busy wrapping up Saif Ali Khan-Kalki Koechlin starrer Happy Ending, directed by the duo Raj Nidimoru and Krishna D.K.
Shahrukh Khan was supposed to do Excel Entertainment's (Farhan Akhtar and Ritesh Sidhwani) Raees first, but decided to finish Fan directed by Maneesh Sharma and written by Habib Faisal.
Fan is all set to hit the theaters on August 14, 2015. Let us wait and watch who will bag the coveted role opposite King Khan.