Bollywood's dream girl Hema Malini was all set to make her Kannada debut with the Sandalwood's forthcoming movie Care OF Footpath 2, but in the latest development, the makers have now roped in Hema's daughter Esha Deol to play the lead role. As actress turned politician Hema Malini is presently busy with her political commitments, director Master Kishen has zeroed Esha for the role.
Care Of Footpath 2 is the sequel of Care Of Footpath, which was released in the year 2006. Master Kishen had won the Guinness Record as the World's youngest film director for the movie. The film, which deals with the story of slum dwellers, had featured Bollywood actor Jackie Shroff, Kiccha Sudeep in the important roles.
Confirming Esha Deol's Kannada debut, director Master Kishen said, "Bollywood actress Hema Malini had agreed to act in Care of Footpath 2 directed by Kishan SS, because of elections, Esha Deol daughter of legendary Hemaji and Dharmendra agreed to shoot for the movie from 15th at Bangalore." It is said that Esha Deol will be playing the role of an advocate in the movie, which was initially to be played by Raveena Tandon.
The sequel of Care Of Footpath will be a bilingual, which will be simultaneously made in Kannada and Hindi.