In what could be a huge embarrassment for P Vasu and his team, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan has denied the reports, which claimed that she had signed his forthcoming movie. Through her PR, the actress has clarified that she has not signed the project, but has admitted that the filmmaker had offered the movie.
Last Sunday (February 16), P Vasu proudly announced that Aishwarya Rai Bachchan had given her nod to act in his next movie. The Bollywood diva was impressed by his storyline and she would be seen in the role of a Kalari fighter. It was also reported that the Bachchan Bahu will be undergoing a special training in martial arts.
"Aishwarya was really impressed with the script. She will be seen in a never seen before powerful role. She will essay a Kalari fighter in the film and for the same she will undergo special stunt training," Vasu said in a statement.
The press release added, "Major visual effects companies are being considered. Animatronics expert from France are being hired for the visual effects in the film, which will be shot in exotic locales of North Indian and some important portions in Cambodia," But Aishwarya Rai's PR has reportedly said that it was one of the scripts that has been approached for. But she has not signed the project. Continue reading the story on the slideshow...
The statement said, "With due respect to all the professionals concerned, I would like to state that this was one among the several scripts/ideas she has been approached for but there have been no confirmations at all."
The Statement Added...
This 'press release' came as a huge surprise to all of us... An email clarifying this erroneous 'press release' has already been received by our office from the concerned parties.
First Look Of The Movie Featuring Aishwarya
Along with the statement, an animated photo featuring Aishwarya was released. People thought that it was the first look of the film.
Now, Aishwarya's statement has come as a surprise to many. But fans hoped that she would give her consent to star in the flick. The forthcoming film will be simultaneously made in Tamil, Telugu and Hindi and it will be produced by K Ramesh of Global One Studios.
Aishwarya's Next With Mani Ratnam?
Meanwhile, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan has reportedly given a green signal to Mani Ratnam directorial next film. It will star Mahesh Babu and Shruti Hassan in the key roles.