We may call it as 'Rajinikanth effect' ! Yes, Deepika Padukone, who
was offered to play one of the female leads in the superstar's next
film Rana a few weeks ago, has decided to act in the film
at the cost of her other Bollywood project Housefull 2.
Deepika has reportedly opted Rajini's film over Akshay Kumar's
film. The actress, who recently confessed that she loves to be part
of the superstar Rana, has finally made her mind on the
project and given the green signal, says source. However, Asin
Thottumkal has replaced her in the Housefull sequel.
KS Ravi Kumar directorial Rana will see the superstar
in triple role. It also features Anushka Shetty in the key role.
The movie is jointly produced by Eros International and Soundarya
Rajinikanth's Ocher Studios Private Limited. The movie will hit the
floors in March.
AR Rahman will be scoring the music, Ratnavelu is the
cinematographer and noted Hollywood techinician Charles Darby will
be the visual effects advisor.