Katrina Kaif, Deepika Padukone to come together in Bhansali's Bajirao... | bollywood | Hindustan Times
Today in New Delhi, India
Jan 22, 2017-Sunday
New Delhi
  • Humidity
  • Wind

Katrina Kaif, Deepika Padukone to come together in Bhansali's Bajirao...

bollywood Updated: Apr 16, 2013 15:40 IST
Highlight Story

Buzz is that Sanjay Leela Bhansali is reviving his shelved project Bajirao Mastani finally after 14 years. And interestingly, the director will be roping in both Katrina Kaif and Deepika Padukone for different roles in the film, reports Mumbai Mirror.

Bhansali, who had been planning to make the film since 1999, originally had Aishwarya Rai and Salman Khan in mind for this epic romance but due to their personal differences, the project had to be delayed.

Bajirao Mastani went through several castings over the years. The film will be based on the life of Peshwa Bajirao and his ladylove Mastani.

A source told the daily, "Apparently, Bhansali has had a word with both Deepika and Katrina. The girls have shown tremendous interest. All you need now is Ranbir Kapoor coming on board as Bajirao, and you have a Silsila all over again".

If the project finalises, this would be Katrina Kaif's first film with Bhansali and Deepika's second after Ram Leela.

Bhansali is yet to finalise the lead role to portray Bajirao.



It's fun to play wicked: Deepika Padukone
Deepika Padukone says she had fun playing wicked in Cocktail. Now gearing up for distinct films like Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani and Ram Leela, the actress says she is happy that she gets a fair amount of choices in Bollywood. "Yes, I get a fair amount of choices. There are so many different kinds of films being made, and therefore so many roles. 2012 was an amazing year for cinema. 2013 seems equally exciting," Deepika said.

Working with her former beau Ranbir Kapoor in Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani wasn't an uncomfortable experience for the 27-year-old.

"The past doesn't come into play at all. We both focus on the work at hand. It's a lot of fun," she said. READ ON

http://www.hindustantimes.com/Images/HTEditImages/Images/ranbir-katrina.jpgWe’re friends for life: Deepika Padukone on Ranbir Kapoor

As Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani (YJHD), Chennai Express and Ram Leela all prepare to release this year Deepika Padukone has her hands full.

However, Ayan Mukerji’s YJHD continues to be the most anticipated project of them all. And even though she has spoken about her ex-boyfriend and co-star in the film, Ranbir Kapoor, on numerous occasions at length, Deepika is calm and prepared to face the question that continues to return again and again. FULL STORY

Katrina Kaif visits Ranbir Kapoor late at night
On Thursday night, Ranbir Kapoor had gone to visit actor Sanjay Dutt at his residence, to be at the actor’s side in the wake of his five-year jail sentence. Around 1.30am when Ranbir returned home, none other than his rumoured girlfriend and actor Katrina Kaif came to see him, reports a Mumbai

Katrina Kaif pays highest advance tax among Bollywood actressses tabloid. STORY HERE

Katrina Kaif, Ranbir Kapoor to romance once again
It seems like the couple that has been known more for denying their relationship than admitting it, is finally back together. Well we are talking about Ranbir Kapoor and Katrina Kaif. WATCH VIDEO