Director Madhur Bhandarkar has finally zeroed on actress Aishwarya
Rai Bachchan, for his upcoming project, Heroine. A formal
announcement of the film is expected to be made at the Cannes Film
Festival. Heroine will be a joint production of Bhandarkar
and UTV Motion Pictures.
The film will be a real life experience piece, which will
describe the hard-hitting life of a heroine. "Aishwarya has agreed
to be part of the project. Madhur and Aishwarya both will make the
final announcement of this project at the Cannes Film Festival on
May 13," a source informs PTI.
Heroine has made to the headline a lot of times for its
flipping cast. It was also reported that Kareena Kapoor was
approached for the role, but after several meetings and discussions
the actress turned down the offer, without giving any specific
"The main story of Heroine by and large remains the
same, though little changes have been made in the script," the