Rekha and Vidya Balan have opted out of Rajinikanth's upcoming film Rana. The news has surprised the movie buffs, as the actress were on the verge of signing the film.
Reports say that Rekha was not happy with the remuneration, which the makers of Rana offered her to act in the film. It is said that she demanded four crores, which made the movie bosses to drop her from the film. She was offered to pair older character of Rajinikanth in the film. It may be recalled that Madhuri Dixit was offered the role before approaching Rekha.
On the other hand, Vidya Balan's reason behind the walkout for different reasons. Reports say that the actress wanted to read the full script before giving the nod but KS Ravikumar was not ready to give the same. Hence, she walked out of the film, claims report. Meanwhile, the makers of the film have approached Hema Malini to play one of the female leads in the film.
However, Deepika Padukone is playing the main female lead in Rana. Bollywood actor Amitabh Bachchan is said to be doing a cameo in the historical film.