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Yesterday, Sajid Nadiadwala signed Deepika Padukone for his next
yet-untitled flick. It is to be directed by Sajid Khan, whose
sister Farah directed the actress in her debut, Om Shanti
Om. Deepika confirms the development, "Yes. I am part of Sajid
Khan"s film produced by Sajid Nadiadwala opposite Akshay Kumar."
Says Nadiadwala, "Sajid Khan's film will also have Riteish
Deshmukh, another hero and two more heroines. It's a romantic
comedy. I have always believed in working with the best — Tabu,
Karisma, Rani, Preity, Priyanka and now Kareena and Deepika. Sajid
(Khan) met with Deepika in Bangkok. She loved the story and said
Nadiadwala's next will be Shaabir Khan's Kambakht Ishq (Akshay and
Kareena) followed by Sajid Khan"s movie. After that will be
Siddharth Anand's movie with Saif Ali Khan, Ranbir Kapoor and
Says Farah Khan, "I am very happy for Deepika and Sajid (Khan)
though I don't even know what the story is. I don"t know what film
he's making. It's news to me that Deepika has signed Sajid's film.
Neither my brother nor Deepika tell me anything but it's very good
that they are working together both will get along very well."