The buzz says that Nayantara has been paid a bomb for the role, which demands her to shed all her inhibitions. The actress has got Rs 2.5 crore to play the female lead role. Recently, she had talks with producer Ekta Kapoor and the deal has almost been completed. It will be made in Tamil and Telugu simultaneously.
However, Nayantara, on the other end, has denied the news to a leading daily and said that she has not sealed the deal. Meanwhile, the movie bosses are likely to rope in Nikita Thukral of Saroja fame to play the real life role of Silk Smitha played by Vidya Balan in the original. On the other end, the Kannada and Malayalam versions of The Dirty Picture have already been started.