Filmmaker Anurag Kashyap, who has recently signed Ranbir Kapoor for
Bombay Velvet, has denied considering superstars Shahrukh
and Aamir Khan for lead role in the upcoming movie before roping in
Ranbir for it. The acclaimed director says that he has liked
Ranbir's acting and he really fits the lead role in his next flick.
Earlier, rumour mills were abuzz with reports that Aamir and
Shahrukh Khan would act in the film Bombay Velvet. But
Anurag Kashyap has categorically denied the reports. "We have not
made any announcements formally regarding Aamir and Shahrukh, all I
know is that we have taken Ranbir," PTI reports Anurag as
It was reported that Anushka Sharma would star alongside Ranbir
Kapoor in Bombay Velvet, but Anurag Kashyap says that he
has not yet decided on the actress. However, the filmmaker refused
to divulge any details about the film or its genre or Ranbir's
character. The film would on floors by the end of this year.