The casting process of Vijay's next movie has begun with bang. Director Chimbu Devan has started the process by approaching big names from Bollywood to play the female lead role. He has offered the movie to Deepika Padukone and Priyanka Chopra. But nothing has been finalised yet.
Reports claim that Chimbu Devan short-listed a few names including Deepika Padukone and Priyanka Chopra. First, he approached the former, who is making her debut in Kollywood with forthcoming movie Kochadaiiyaan starring superstar Rajinikanth. The actress showed interest towards the project but demanded a huge paycheque.
Deepika Padukone reportedly asked Chimbu Devan's team to meet her demand in order to get her dates for the film. But the producer was concerned about the film crossing their budget limits. Hence, they knocked the doors of Priyanka Chopra.
Priyanka Chopra was impressed by the storyline and she was happy to return to Tamil films. It appears like they there were positive signs from the talks. And her demand was reasonable too. Hence, there are strong chances of movie bosses signing the Bollywood diva.
It may be recalled that Priyanka Chopra had started her acting career in Kollywood in Thamizhan starring Vijay. Continue reading the story on the slideshow...
Priyanka Got Busy In B-town
Later, Priyanka Chopra was flooded with loads of offers from Bollywood and she got busy in Hindi films.
Priyanka Could Not Take Up K-town Films
Later, she was approached by many Tamil filmmakers for their Kollywood flicks. But she could not take up for various reasons.
Priyanka's Thuppakki Connection
Indeed, there were reports that Priyanka Chopra was offered Vijay's Thuppakki. But she had denied the news.
Priyanka Expressed Interest To Work With Vijay
However, Priyanka Chopra had claimed that she was interested to work with Vijay again. And she was waiting for good offers from Kollywood. Now, the time seems to be right. What say?